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American English: /ˈɡridɪŋ/
British English: /ˈɡriːtɪŋ/

Translation of greeting in Spanish:


  • 1.1 (spoken) (as interjection) greetings! [archaic or hum]
    ¡buenas! [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Theresa will be greatly missed by her many friends and neighbours as she always had a kind word and a greeting for everyone.
    • Some stopped what they were doing to stare openly, others just waved or shouted a greeting and returned to work.
    • Arrive a little early, make sure you're neatly dressed, and step forward with a polite greeting and handshake.
    1.2 (message) (usually plural) she sends you her greetings
    te manda saludos
    me dio recuerdos para ti
    birthday/Christmas greetings
    feliz cumpleaños/Navidad
    greetings from London
    recuerdos (masculine plural) desde Londres
    (before noun) a greeting o (in British English also) greetings card/telegram
    una tarjeta/un telegrama de felicitación
    Example sentences
    • Thank you to y'all who left me birthday greetings - they made me feel all warm and fuzzy!
    • With this, I'll end my first post and send you all warm greetings from cold rainy Germany.
    • Birthday greetings this week go to Declan Patton, who has now reached the ripe old age of 31.

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