Definition of salsa
- peach salsa
The band was playing salsa.
We're taking classes in salsa.
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: a spicy sauce made with tomatoes, onions, and hot peppers that is commonly served with Mexican food
: a type of popular Latin-American music
: dancing that is done to salsa music
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to lower or disgrace the reputation of
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