Part of speech:
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
An act of parting or leave-taking:
Of, relating to, or expressing a valedictory.
Friendliness, kindness, or affection.
That which one is bidden to do; a command.
Something incidental or secondary
An individual piece of the breakfast cereal, Cheerios.
Formal or authoritative permission to depart.
The definition of a departure is a deviation, or the act of leaving or starting on a trip.
A word or phrase of greeting used to begin a letter or message.
A demonstration of affection and good wishes for the beginning of a new undertaking.
A farewell or final appearance, action, or work.
A valley, often coursed by a stream; a dale.
An instance of saying or exclaiming “hello”
A message of regards from someone absent
The method used in dealing with or accomplishing:
An act of departing; a farewell:
an acknowledgment or expression of goodwill at parting
Find another word for farewell. In this page you can discover 32 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for farewell, like: ave, good-bye, adieu, valediction, parting, goodbye, apopemptic, valedictory, adios, aloha and bidding.