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salad days

noun plural

Simple Definition of salad days

  • : the period of life when someone is young and does not have much experience

  • : an early period of success

Full Definition of salad days

  1. :  time of youthful inexperience or indiscretion <my salad days when I was green in judgment — Shakespeare>; also :  an early flourishing period :  heyday

Examples of salad days

  1. <he worked for NASA in its salad days>



1606

First Known Use of salad days

1606


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