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Definition 1: an act of honor or courteous recognition - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where salute or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a musical salute to the composer on his birthday

Synonyms for salute in the sense of this definition

(salute is a kind of ...) approval

"give her recognition for trying" "he was given credit for his work" "give her credit for trying"

Definition 2: a formal military gesture of respect - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for salute in the sense of this definition

(salute is a kind of ...) (usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)

(salute belongs to category ...) the military forces of a nation

"their military is the largest in the region" "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"

Definition 3: an act of greeting with friendly words and gestures like bowing or lifting the hat - [noun denoting communication]

(salute is a kind of ...) (usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)

Definition 4: greet in a friendly way - [verb of communication]

Samples where salute or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I meet this men every day on my way to work and he salutes me

(salute is a kind of ...) express greetings upon meeting someone

(... is a kind of salute ) greet with a salaam

Definition 5: recognize with a gesture prescribed by a military regulation; assume a prescribed position - [verb of communication]

Samples where salute or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • When the officers show up, the soldiers have to salute

Synonyms for salute in the sense of this definition

(salute is a kind of ...) express greetings upon meeting someone

(salute implies ...) show, express or direct through movement

"He gestured his desire to leave"

Definition 6: honor with a military ceremony, as when honoring dead soldiers - [verb of communication]

(salute is a kind of ...) express greetings upon meeting someone

Definition 7: express commendation of - [verb of communication]

Samples where salute or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I salute your courage!

(salute is a kind of ...) express approval of

"The parents praised their children for their academic performance"

Definition 8: propose a toast to - [verb of consumption]

Samples where salute or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Let us toast the birthday girl!
  • Let's drink to the New Year

Synonyms for salute in the sense of this definition

(salute is a kind of ...) bestow honor or rewards upon

"Today we honor our soldiers" "The scout was rewarded for courageous action"

(... is a kind of salute ) propose

"He gave the first of many toasts at the birthday party"

(salute implies ...) consume alcohol

"We were up drinking all night"

Definition 9: become noticeable - [verb of perception]

Samples where salute or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a terrible stench saluted our nostrils

(salute is a kind of ...) smell bad

"He rarely washes, and he smells"

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