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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. farewell

    Good-by is the homely and hearty, farewell the formal English word at parting. Adieu, from the French, is still more ceremonious than farewell; congé, also from the French, is commonly contemptuous or supercilious, and equivalent to dismissal. Valediction is a learned word never in popular use. A valedictory is a public farewell to a company or assembly.

    adieu, congé, good-by, leave-taking, parting salutation, valediction, valedictory

    I bade farewell to my comrades, or (without preposition) I bade my comrades farewell; I took a sad farewell of my friends.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. farewell, word of farewellnoun

    an acknowledgment or expression of goodwill at parting

    parting, leave-taking, leave, word of farewell

  2. farewell, leave, leave-taking, partingnoun

    the act of departing politely

    "he disliked long farewells"; "he took his leave"; "parting is such sweet sorrow"

    parting, leave-taking, leave, word of farewell, part, leave of absence

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. farewellad. or interj.

    adieu, good-by

  2. farewellnoun

    adieu, valediction, leave-taking

  3. farewellnoun


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. farewelladjective

    parting, valedictory, final

  2. farewellnoun

    adieu, leave-taking, good-bye, valediction, congé, valedictory

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How to use farewell in a sentence?

  1. J. R. R. Tolkien:

    Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.

  2. Wajid Fazal:

    About 40 Hindu brothers were at my house until we bid farewell to my niece in the night, i will never forget this favor.

  3. William Shakespeare, Sonnet lxxxvii:

    Farewell! thou art too dear for my possessing.

  4. Naomi Aoki:

    For me, he was the most respected politician in Japan. I want to say the last farewell and I was off work today. He has made a great impact on my life, i don't think his death will be for nothing. People all over the world will feel the impact of what he achieved in his life.

  5. Haimer abdou:

    In praise of nothingness, there is no happiness in farewell, nor in waiting.

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