interjection \ˌä-dē-ˈōs, ˌa-\

Definition of ADIOS

—used to express farewell

Examples of ADIOS

  1. Adios! We'll see you tomorrow.

Origin of ADIOS

Spanish adiós, from a Dios, literally, to God
First Known Use: 1823


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