Synonyms for salmon


1. salmon, salmonid, food fish
usage: any of various large food and game fishes of northern waters; usually migrate from salt to fresh water to spawn
2. Salmon, Salmon River
usage: a tributary of the Snake River in Idaho
3. salmon, fish
usage: flesh of any of various marine or freshwater fish of the family Salmonidae
4. salmon, chromatic color, chromatic colour, spectral color, spectral colour
usage: a pale pinkish orange color


1. pink-orange, pinkish-orange, salmon, chromatic (vs. achromatic)
usage: of orange tinged with pink
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