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Synonyms for salute

Synonyms for salute

to address in a friendly and respectful way

to approach for the purpose of speech

an expression, in words or gestures, marking a meeting of persons

a formal token of appreciation and admiration for a person's high achievements

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an act of honor or courteous recognition

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an act of greeting with friendly words and gestures like bowing or lifting the hat

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propose a toast to

greet in a friendly way

express commendation of

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become noticeable

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honor with a military ceremony, as when honoring dead soldiers

recognize with a gesture prescribed by a military regulation

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She will then sail past the Royal Liver Building to deliver the ship's final gun salute to the city.
After Tomar was made the state BJP president in 2006, he was given a similar gun salute reception in Gwalior and that too in the presence of many senior officials.
The monarch, who was crowned on June 2, 1953, reached the milestone on Sunday, a day when gun salutes are traditionally not fired, so the military spectacle was performed around the country on Monday lunchtime.
The day dawned with 31 gun salute in the federal capital and 21 gun salute in the provincial capitals.
Bill Mott, trainer of Shakespeare and Gun Salute "Shakespeare finished nicely in work on Monday.
As the ship passed Swan Hunter, where she was launched in 1975, a single gun salute was fired to cheers from workers at the Wallsend Yard.
ROYAL gun salutes were marking the Queen's Accession Day in London and around the country, led by a 41-gun salute in Hyde Park (21-gun royal salute plus 20 for a royal park).
The ships took a course to Dun Laoghaire Harbour and after the gun salute headed to Howth as hundreds of thousands gathered in both ports along with the city quays for the best views.
I also took part in the gun salute on Friday in Green Park, where the guns were fired once for every minute the Queen Mother was in procession.
According to ISPR, 31 gun salute was presented in the Federal Capital and 21 gun salute in the Provincial Capitals viz Peshawar, Lahore, Karachi, Quetta, Gilgit and Muzaffarabad.
This will be followed by a message from Cobh Town Mayor and other dignitaries in the Promenade Band Stand and a poignant gun salute exchange from Spike Island and the LE Emer.
Her celebration was marked by a 41 gun salute at Hyde Park followed by a 61 gun salute from Tower of London.
Royal gun salutes marked the Queen's Accession Day in London and around the country - a 41-gun salute in Hyde Park (21-gun royal salute plus 20 for a royal park) and 62-gun salute at the Tower of London (21-gun royal salute plus 21 on behalf of the City of London and a further 20 for a royal residence).
A royal gun salute was being fired at Cardiff Castle at noon.
EDINBURGH'S world famous one o'clock gun salute is misfiring.