Значение идиомы take with a grain of salt

[take with a grain of salt] also [take with a pinch of salt] {v. phr.} To accept or believe only in part; not accept too much.

A manwho says he is not a candidate for President should usually have hisstatement taken with a grain of salt.

We took Uncle George’sstories of the war with a pinch of salt.


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