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Definition of SALUTES

noun : SALUTES

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) an act of honor or courteous recognition; "a musical salute to the composer on his birthday" ;

  • 3. (

    ) an act of greeting with friendly words and gestures like bowing or lifting the hat ;

verb : SALUTES

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) greet in a friendly way; "I meet this men every day on my way to work and he salutes me" ;

  • 3. (

    ) express commendation of; "I salute your courage!" ;

  • 4. (

    ) become noticeable; "a terrible stench saluted our nostrils" ;

  • 5. (

    ) honor with a military ceremony, as when honoring dead soldiers ;

  • 6. (

    ) recognize with a gesture prescribed by a military regulation; assume a prescribed position; "When the officers show up, the soldiers have to salute" ;


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