bon voyage

noun bon voy·age \ ˌbōⁿ-ˌvȯi-ˈäzh , ˌbän- ; ˌbōⁿ-ˌvwī-ˈäzh , -ˌvwä-ˈyäzh \

Definition of bon voyage

: farewell often used interjectionally

Examples of bon voyage in a Sentence

  1. The crowd waved bon voyage as the ship left the dock.

  2. everyone said their bon voyages as the happy couple left on a cruise for their honeymoon

Origin and Etymology of bon voyage

French, literally, good journey!

bon voyage Synonyms

Synonyms
adieu, au revoir, ave, good–bye, congé (also congee), farewell, Godspeed
Antonyms
hello
Related Words
leave-taking, send-off
Near Antonyms
greeting (s), salutation, salute; welcome


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