Synonyms and Antonyms of farewell
1 an expression of good wishes at parting the exchange student and her host family said their tearful farewells, promising to keep in touch Synonyms of farewell adieu, au revoir, ave, bon voyage, congé (also congee), good-bye, GodspeedWords Related to farewell leave-taking, send-offNear Antonyms of farewell greeting(s), salutation, salute; welcomeAntonyms of farewell hello
2 the act of leaving a place before making his final farewell, the company president personally spoke to as many employees as he could Synonyms of farewell decamping, decampment, departing, exit, exiting, departure, going, leave, leave-taking, lighting out, outgo, parting, quitting, walking outWords Related to farewell flight, retirement, retreat, running away, withdrawal; diaspora, emigration, evacuation, exodus; embarkation, embarkment; disembarkation, egress; abandonment, forsaking, relinquishmentNear Antonyms of farewell coming; approach, entrance, ingressAntonyms of farewell advent, appearance, arrival
3 the act or process of two or more persons going off in different directions our farewell was rushed, and we didn't say all that we wanted to before heading off to colleges at opposite ends of the country Synonyms of farewell parting, leave-taking, separationWords Related to farewell departure, egress, exit, exiting, exodus, going, leaving, quitting, running away; decamping, decampment, flight, withdrawal; abandonment, desertion, forsakingNear Antonyms of farewell reunion; arrival, greeting, salutation, welcome; gathering, joining, meeting
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