salute

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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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The mayor of Huddersfield, John Armitage JP, takes the salute, with Chief Constable James Chadwick (right) looking on (Examiner ref: 54-5536, TmcHUD301009-KE27021) IN LINE: The Huddersfield Sea Cadets march through the town centre as their officers salute the mayor at the Remembrance Day parade in 1954 (Examiner ref: 54-5538, TmcHUD301009-KE27023)
HERO: A smartly dressed Bill Shankly takes the salute from his fans at Anfield
It is marked by a huge military parade on the Champs-Elysees in Paris, at which the French President takes the salute.
HONOURED IN HANOI: Moment of history yesterday as US President Bill Clinton takes the salute from massed ranks of Vietnamese soldiers; THAT'S COOLIE: Hillary and Chelsea try hats
He takes the salute at the Army Foundation College in Harrogate.
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