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Synonyms for greeting
ˈgri tɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. greeting, salutation(noun)

    (usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)

    Synonyms:
    salute, salutation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. greeting(n.)

    Synonyms:
    salutation, welcome, salute

  2. greeting(n.)

    Synonyms:
    compliment, expression of goodwill

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. greeting(n)

    Synonyms:
    salutation, salute

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "greeting":

    salutation, hello, congratulation, yahya, gco, salute, home

How to pronounce greeting?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

How to say greeting in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#33home
#2420hello
#6519greeting
#18518salute
#51839salutation
#56110congratulation
#56185yahya
#97838gco

How to use greeting in a sentence?

  1. Steve Thorson:

    They said yes, and I thought, well I'm going to go for this, i said 'What's the chance of riding in the motorcade?' and they called back and said the Secret Service would whisk me into one of the cars (after greeting the President).

  2. Maya Angelou:

    A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.

  3. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

    When the jamaican rastaman meets you-puts his hand on his chest, bows and says-respect- this is a dignified greeting- he extends to you even without knowing you. He is showing you that he comes in peace, and love. It is then, for you to extend the same. This is civility and humanity.

  4. Veronique Gillardeau:

    This week is thankfully a week in which our business has picked up, you usually have people greeting each other, meeting up at the cafe, there's a special middle-of-the-night atmosphere here.

  5. Tara Houska:

    Greeting indigenous Code Talkers in front of that portrait, knowing Andrew Jackson is responsible for the Trail of Tears, is disrespectful -- it's worse than that. It's appallingly out of touch, this isn't the first time he's attempted to slur Elizabeth Warren by calling her Pocahontas, who was a real person, and he diminished an entire demographic of native women to a single figure in history who's been largely fetishized and whose traumatic story has been whitewashed by the American narrative.

Images & Illustrations of greeting

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