Definition of greeting card in English:

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greeting card

Pronunciation: /ˈɡrēdiNG ˌkärd/
(British greetings card)


A decorative card sent to convey good wishes on some occasion.
Example sentences
  • As the festive season approaches, the number of people sending electronic greetings cards will also rise rapidly.
  • Each Christmas instead of sending out greetings cards to all its clients, it donates the funds to local good causes.
  • The business which bears her name stocks and sells a range of hand-made greetings cards, hand-made glassware and scented hand-made candles and jewellery.

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Syllabification: greet·ing card

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