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salute

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of salute

  1. an expression of goodwill upon meeting <offered a cheery salute as they passed the soldiers on the street> Synonyms greeting, salutation, hello, welcomeRelated Words ave, hail; amenities, civilities, pleasantries; regards, respects, wishesAntonyms adieu, bon voyage, congé (also congee), farewell, Godspeed, good-bye (or good-by)




salute

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of salute

  1. to declare enthusiastic approval of <I salute the idea of healthier lunch options for our students> Synonyms accredit, applaud, cheer, crack up, hail, laud, praise, acclaim, toutRelated Words bravo, clap, rise (to); ballyhoo; approve, commend, endorse (also indorse), favor, recommend, root (for), support; celebrate, emblazon, eulogize, extol (also extoll), glorify, magnify, sing; adulate, belaud, flatter, overpraise; deify, idolizeNear Antonyms belittle, discommend, disparage, put down; blame, censure, reprehend, reprobate; admonish, chide, criticize, rebuke, reprimand, reproach, reprove; castigate, excoriate, keelhaul, lambaste (or lambast), skewer, slag [chiefly British], vilifyAntonyms knock, pan, slam





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