Definition of cheers in English:

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cheers

Pronunciation: /tʃɪəz/

exclamation

informal
1Expressing good wishes before drinking: ‘Cheers,’ she said, raising her glass
More example sentences
  • For the betterment of them we shall eat, cheers!
  • But now we have and it should be read tongue in cheek and beer in hand - cheers!
Synonyms
here's to you, good health, your health, here's health, skol, good luck;
Irish  slainte;
German prost, prosit;
French salut;
Spanish salud
informal bottoms up, down the hatch
British informal here's mud in your eye
British informal, dated cheerio, chin-chin, here's how
2British Expressing good wishes on parting or ending a conversation: ‘Cheers, Jack, see you later.’
3chiefly British Expressing gratitude or acknowledgement for something: Billy tossed him the key. ‘Cheers, pal.’
More example sentences
  • The lads certainly appreciated your support - cheers!

Words that rhyme with cheers

Algiers, Pamirs, Pears, Piers, Sears, Spears
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