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greet

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verb \ˈgrēt\

Definition of greet

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to address with expression of kind wishes upon meeting or arrival greeted guests at the door

  3. 2a :  to meet or react to in a specified manner greeted him with boosb :  to occur as a response to apathy greeted the plan

  4. 3 :  to appear to the perception of a surprising sight greeted her eyes

greeter

noun

Origin and Etymology of greet

Middle English greten, from Old English grētan; akin to Old English grǣtan to weep


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greet

verb

Definition of greet

grat

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grutten

play \ˈgrə-tən\

Scotland

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  weep, lament

Origin and Etymology of greet

Middle English greten, from Old English grǣtan; akin to Old Norse grāta to weep



GREET Defined for Kids

greet

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verb \ˈgrēt\

Definition of greet for Students

greeted

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greeting

  1. 1 :  to speak to in a friendly polite way upon arrival :  welcome

  2. 2 :  to respond to in a certain way Audience members greeted the speech with boos.

  3. 3 :  to present itself to A pretty scene greeted them.

greeter

noun


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