Pronunciation of Salute
/səlˈuːt/, /səlˈuːt/, /s_ə_l_ˈuː_t/
Antonyms for salute:
Synonyms for salute:
drink to, toast.
drink to, make merry.
Other synonyms and related words:
applaud, plight, gift, wassail, tribute, represent, drink in, make happy, racket, deliver, portray, demo, greeting, military greeting, subscribe, salvo, award, congratulate, apostrophize, drink to, pose, whoop it up, pledge, fuddle, lay out, bob, introduce, cost, present, exhibit, drink, testimonial, felicitate, salutation, crisp, court, show, appeal, demonstrate, woo, imbibe, acquaint, submit, confront, address, give, hello, Make Whoopie, face, crack-up, obeisance, toast, booze.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
glee, glorification, celebration, inauguration, jubilation, ovation, elation, holiday, proclamation, convocation, festivity, memorialization, revelry, commemoration, rejoicing, acclamation, feast, observance, ceremony, carousal, joy, remembrance, spree, jubilee, exultation, ritual, commencement, merry-making.
laud, memorialize, jubilate, carouse, make merry, revel, acclaim, frolic, exult, proclaim, fete, enjoy, commemorate, observe, glorify, celebrate, hallow, cheer, rejoice, inaugurate, praise, honor, hail, venerate, party, solemnize, trumpet.
greet; honor (verb)
Usage examples for salute:
- " And, so, the United States was for the first time recognized as a nation by this salute of eleven guns. - "Plotting in Pirate Seas", Francis Rolt-Wheeler.
- Strangers could only approach her very cautiously, for she was always ready to salute them with a kick. - "Iermola", Joseph Ignatius Kraszewksi.
- We salute them with five guns on their arrival on board. - "The Phantom Ship", Captain Frederick Marryat.