What is another word for hello?

Synonyms for hello
hɛˈloʊ, hə-, ˈhɛl oʊhel·lo

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  1. hellointerjection

    A greeting (salutation) said when meeting someone or acknowledging someone’s arrival or presence.

    Hello, everyone.

    goodbye, bye

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hello, hullo, hi, howdy, how-do-you-donoun

    an expression of greeting

    "every morning they exchanged polite hellos"

    hullo, how-do-you-do, hi, how-d'ye-do, howdy

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Editors Contribution

  1. hi

    hi is another way to greet someone, which also has the same meaning as hello.

    "hi!" lucy yelled, as she saw her best friend at the mall.

    Submitted by rinat on August 11, 2019  
  2. hi

    to say something to someone in a greeting

    hello world

    Submitted by MaggieBedson on June 8, 2021  
  3. 你好

    Submitted by Hsiungzoe on November 15, 2021  

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  1. Shontel Brown:

    For me, a partner is someone who comes to the table and negotiates and has difficult conversations, a puppet is someone who entertains on a national stage and has catchphrases like' hello, somebody' -- with folks pulling their strings and giving them talking points.

  2. Vikrant Parsai:

    Hello my little sunny it is money that begets money.

  3. John Cantlie:

    Hello, I'm John Cantlie. Today we are at Mosul University … or at least what’s left of Mosul University.

  4. President Trump:

    Tell The Hill said hello.

  5. Brian Chin:

    She was the type of person who would never want to bother me to fix anything and would always strike up a conversation and say hello.

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