Noun(1) an act of honor or courteous recognition(2) (usually plural, especially on meeting(3) word of greeting used to begin a letter
(1) We would expect the latter to be considerably more personal and informal than the former, and we would probably not expect a love letter to include a formal address and salutation .(2) For example, the undulating pattern of bold word and definition signal a dictionary while the juxtapositioning of date, address and salutation denote a letter.(3) She began the letter with a polite salutation : ├ö├ç├┐Your Excellency.├ö├ç├û(4) we would not expect a love letter to include a formal address and salutation(5) He raised one hand in salutation , welcoming one and all in a melancholy voice.(6) The man nodded politely to us as they passed and Angus returned the salutation .(7) he raised his glass in salutation(8) At one time the conventional letter salutation employed when writing to a business person whose name was unknown was ├ö├ç├┐Dear Sir.├ö├ç├û(9) The email addresses are in the salutation to the letter.(10) Asriel comes into the house, Flora greets him in English, and he returns her salutation in Yiddish.(11) They call themselves Robin's Hoods, of course, and their salutational greeting is, "How go ye?"(12) A salutational voice obediently called from beside her, as if it, too, knew Mary Beth's place. "Good morning."(13) I find that nothing makes conversation quite so impossible as greetings and salutations .(14) Grenada shares a common Caribbean culture base with many other islands in the Lesser Antilles, including music, literature, greetings and salutations , food, and family structure.
1. greeting ::
2. salute ::
1. adieu ::
2. farewell ::
Different Formssalutation, salutations
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