Salty Dog :
Sacred Cow :
Something that is a sacred cow is held in such respect that it cannot be criticized or attacked.
Safe and Sound :
If you arrive safe and sound, then nothing has harmed you on your way.
Safe Bet :
A proposition that does not have any risks attached
Safe Pair of Hands :
A person who can be trusted to do something without causing any trouble is a safe pair of hands.
Safety in Numbers :
If a lot of people do something risky at the same time, the risk is reduced because there is safety in numbers.
Saigon Moment :
A Saigon moment is when people realize that something has gone wrong and that they will lose or fail.
Sail Close to The Wind :
If you sail close to the wind, you take risks to do something, going close to the limit of what is allowed or acceptable.
Sail Under False Colors :
Someone who sails under false colors is hypocritical or pretends to be something they are not in order to deceive people.
Salad Days :
Your salad days are an especially happy period of your life.
Salt in Wound :
If you rub salt in a wound, you make someone feel bad about something that is already a painful experience.
POUR SALT ON WOUND is an alternative form of the idiom.
Salt of The Earth :
People who are salt of the earth are decent, dependable and unpretentious.
Salty Dog :
A salty dog is an experienced sailor.
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