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farewell

adjective

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given, taken, or performed at parting
  • the singer's farewell tour seemed to last almost as long as her entire career

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farewell

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of farewell (Entry 2 of 2)

1 an expression of good wishes at parting
  • the exchange student and her host family said their tearful farewells, promising to keep in touch

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2 the act of leaving a place
  • before making his final farewell, the company president personally spoke to as many employees as he could

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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

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The first known use of farewell was in the 14th century

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“Farewell.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/farewell. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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