Pronunciation of Greet
/ɡɹˈiːt/, /ɡɹˈiːt/, /ɡ_ɹ_ˈiː_t/
Synonyms for greet:
Sense 1 (noun)
present, shout out, SEE-IN.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Other synonyms and related words:
cost, recognise, distinguish, accost, woo, tell apart, sound, discern, realise, salutation, recognize, pick out, react, respond, smack, know, realize, accredit, greeting, court, answer, shake hands, apostrophize, reply, make out.
Usage examples for greet:
- At her approach to the cave the finest cows arose up as if to greet their young mistress. - "The Man-Wolf and Other Tales", Emile Erckmann and Alexandre Chatrian.
- Because the mountains are lonely, Cyril, and the shepherds don't see human faces too often; so men begin to feel like brothers, and are glad to greet each other in these silent hills. - "Julian Home", Dean Frederic W. Farrar.
- Early next morning the Dean arrived to greet him. - "A Hungarian Nabob", Maurus Jókai.