Salutation

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Salutation Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • word of greeting used to begin a letter
  • (usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)
  • an act of honor or courteous recognition; "a musical salute to the composer on his birthday"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an act of honor or courteous recognition; "a musical salute to the composer on his birthday" ,
  • (usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting) ,
  • word of greeting used to begin a letter

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Salutation'


  • Salutation: A salutation is a greeting used in a letter or other written or non-written communication. Salutations can be formal or informal. The most common form
  • Salutation, Hammersmith: The Salutation Inn is a Grade II listed public house at 154 King Street, Hammersmith, London. It was built in 1910, and the architect was A.P. Killick
  • Ye Olde Salutation Inn: Ye Olde Salutation Inn is a public house dating from around 1240 that lays claim (along with Ye Olde Trip to Jerusalem Inn and The Bell Inn) to being the

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'Salutation' example sentence in quotations


* Look to this day For it is life, the very life of life. For yesterday is but a dream And tomorrow is only a vision But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness And tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day Such is the salutation of the dawn. - Kalidasa

* Look to this day,For it is life, the very life of life.In its brief course lie all the verities and realities of your existencethe bliss of growth, the glory of action, the splendor of beauty.For yesterday is but a dreamAnd tomorrow is only a vision,But today well lived makesevery yesterday a dream of happinessand every tomorrow a vision of hope.Look well, therefore to this day,such is the salutation of the dawn. - The Sufi


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Salutation Sample Sentences in News


  • Maharashtra Minister Raote takes a dig at Sharad Pawar
    Maharashtra Transport Minister Diwakar Narayan Raote on Sunday took a dig at Nationalist Congress Party president and the former Union Minister Sharad Pawar for not taking the salutation “Jai Mahar... Read more on this news related to 'Salutation'
  • Pub with its own bowling alley voted best in the country by ale lovers
    A tiny village pub has been voted the best in Britain by judges who were bowled over by its skittle alley and brilliant beer. The Salutation Inn, in Ham, Gloucestershire, also sells ham, egg and chips from produce reared and grown on the property. Read more on this news related to 'Salutation'
  • Leonard Nimoy On Mr. Spock's Jewish Heritage
    The actor, who died on Friday at the age of 83, brought a lot of his Jewish roots to the role of Mr. Spock, including a certain iconic hand salutation. Read more on this news related to 'Salutation'

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