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salutes

noun
plural of salute

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(Entry 1 of 2)

an expression of goodwill upon meeting
  • offered a cheery salute as they passed the soldiers on the street

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salutes

verb
present tense third-person singular of salute

Synonyms & Antonyms of salutes (Entry 2 of 2)

to declare enthusiastic approval of
  • I salute the idea of healthier lunch options for our students

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“Salutes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/salutes. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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