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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An act of greeting with friendly words and gestures like bowing or lifting the hat; A formal military gesture of respect.

Usage examples (42)
  • When you get to be President, there are all those things, the honors, the twenty-one gun salutes, all those things. You have to remember it isn't for you. It's for the Presidency.
  • A musical salute to the composer on his birthday
  • I salute your courage!
  • When the officers show up, the soldiers have to salute for more
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