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  • Info A salute is a gesture or other action used to display respect. more...
  • As they did so their eyes fell upon the boys, who both saluted. Cited from The Young Franc Tireurs, by G. A. Henty
  • When he found them, he saluted them and began to talk with them. Cited from Stories to Tell Children, by Sara Cone Bryant
  • We reached the top in due time, saluted the old man and started back. Cited from Ranching, Sport and Travel, by Thomas Carson
  • He had not gone far when he met a white horse, and he saluted him. Cited from Stories to Tell Children, by Sara Cone Bryant
  • She salutes them all by name, and they in turn do the like. Cited from Four Arthurian Romances, by Chretien DeTroyes
  • He stood to one side and saluted as he would the dead. Cited from Over the Top With the Third Australian Division, by G. P. Cuttriss
  • He did not have to return salutes, because he did not look for them. Cited from King--of the Khyber Rifles, Talbot Mundy
  • As he goes and comes he never salutes his wife or children. Cited from Unknown Mexico, Volume 1 (of 2), by Carl Lumholtz
  • The man whom he salutes as his Chief gave him word to go there. Cited from Vittoria by George Meredith, v7
  • The old guard and new guard salute each other at present arms.
  • Then, all of a sudden he stood up and raised his arm and saluted. Cited from Roy Blakely, Pathfinder, by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  • When he saw his wife he just stopped himself from saluting. Cited from Love at Second Sight, by Ada Leverson
  • He started, on coming upon the little party so suddenly, but saluted and went on. Cited from Middy and Ensign, by G. Manville Fenn
  • She at once ran up to them, saluting them by their names. Cited from Among Malay Pirates, by G. A. Henty
  • An old woman, followed by two young girls, came forward and saluted to the ground. Cited from By Right of Conquest, by G. A. Henty
  • Some people are so particular that they never begin a letter without saluting him in the first line. Cited from Modern India, by William Eleroy Curtis
  • A big fellow stepped past him, and saluted some one just out of sight. Cited from My Lady of Doubt, by Randall Parrish
  • In the following days he saluted other people close to him.
  • A minute later a door opened, and two soldiers came in, and saluted. Cited from Both Sides the Border: A Tale of Hotspur and Glendower, by G. A. Henty
  • Tour, where it saluted people trying to take responsibility for their own freedom.
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Words starting with salute

Meaning of salute

  • noun An act of honor or courteous recognition
    a musical salute to the composer on his birthday
  • noun A formal military gesture of respect
  • noun An act of greeting with friendly words and gestures like bowing or lifting the hat
  • verb Greet in a friendly way
    I meet this men every day on my way to work and he salutes me
  • verb Express commendation of
    I salute your courage!
  • verb Become noticeable
    a terrible stench saluted our nostrils
  • verb Honor with a military ceremony, as when honoring dead soldiers
  • verb Recognize with a gesture prescribed by a military regulation; assume a prescribed position
    When the officers show up, the soldiers have to salute