Examples of adieu in a Sentence
we bid our adieus and were off
Recent Examples of adieu from the Web
While departing from Warsaw, Poland, on Wednesday morning after a two day visit, to head to Berlin, Charlotte bid adieu to the Polish dignitaries who lined up to see the family off.
Each evening as the sun bid adieu to another balmy day, her cousin brewed sweet rose tea for the family.
Spoilt Victorian Child has an excellent post bidding a sad adieu to Steve Mason.
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Origin and Etymology of adieu
Middle English, from Anglo-French a deu, a dieu, literally, to God
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
ADIEU Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of adieu for English Language Learners
: an expression of good wishes when someone leaves
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