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Definition of salut

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1. salute [ v ] greet in a friendly way
Examples: "I meet this men every day on my way to work and he salutes me"

Used in print:

(Louis Zara, Dark Rider....)

A fresh breeze saluted him .

Synonyms salute Related Terms greet salaam greeter

2. salute [ v ] express commendation of
Examples: "I salute your courage!"

Used in print:

(Perry Miller "Theodore Parker: Apostasy within Liberalism"...)

So we are the more prepared to give Parker the credit for having taken the right side in an unnecessary controversy , to salute his courage , and to pass_on , happily forgetting both him and the entire episode .

Synonyms salute Related Terms praise

3. salute [ v ] propose a toast to
Examples: "Let us toast the birthday girl!" "Let's drink to the New Year"

Used in print:

(The New York Times,...)

Palmer , golf 's leading money winner in 1960 , and Snead will be saluted as the winning team in the Canada_Cup matches last June in Dublin .

Synonyms drink toast salute wassail pledge Related Terms honor give pledge drink

4. salute [ v ] become noticeable
Examples: "a terrible stench saluted our nostrils"

Synonyms salute Related Terms smell

5. salute [ n ] a formal military gesture of respect

Synonyms military_greeting salute Related Terms greeting military

6. salute [ v ] recognize with a gesture prescribed by a miltary regulation; assume a prescribed position
Examples: "When the officers show up, the soldiers have to salute"

Synonyms present salute Related Terms greet gesticulate

7. salute [ v ] honor with a military ceremony, as when honoring dead soldiers

Synonyms salute Related Terms greet

8. salute [ n ] an act of honor or courteous recognition
Examples: : "a musical salute to the composer on his birthday"

Synonyms salutation salute Related Terms recognition toast

9. salute [ n ] an act of greeting with friendly words and gestures like bowing or lifting the hat

Synonyms salute Related Terms greeting

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