Synonyms of salute in English:

salute

noun

  • 1 he gave the Brigadier a smart salute
    gesture of respect, greeting, salutation, address, hail, welcome, tribute, wave;
    homage, obeisance, acknowledgement
  • 2 the awards were described as an American salute to British courage
    tribute, testimonial, honour, homage, toast, compliment, bouquet, eulogy;
    recognition of, celebration of, acknowledgement of
  • verb

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  • 1 the Emperor saluted the assembled ambassadors
    greet, address, hail, welcome, acknowledge, pay one's respects to, toast, make obeisance to, wave to, accost
  • 2 we salute a truly great photographer
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