re·​greet (ˌ)rē-ˈgrēt How to pronounce regreet (audio)
regreeted; regreeting; regreets

transitive verb

: to greet in return

Word History

First Known Use

1586, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of regreet was in 1586

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Cite this Entry

“Regreet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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