Part of speech:
A social function, especially one intended to provide a welcome or greeting:
A light, gentle touch or slight contact
(UK, law) A formal statement or document recognizing the fulfilment or execution of a legal requirement or procedure.
Notice or observation
The state of being welcome:
The act of noting or observing; perception or attention:
The act of physically confronting a person.
The act by which something is heralded.
An utterance of aloha
A gesture of greeting, respect, etc. made, esp. formerly, by girls and women and characterized by a bending of the knees and a slight lowering of the body
An instance of saying or exclaiming “hello”
(Plural only) A greeting at the end of a letter or e-mail communication.
A short, informal letter
A business card.
(US, scholastic) Short for varsity letter.
Of, relating to, or expressing a salutation.
(Archaic) All health
A phrase used during the day as a greeting or farewell
Introduction is defined as the beginning of a book, movie, speech or piece of music.
A nodding, as of the head, treetops, etc.
In ancient Rome, a lesser ceremonial tribute to a hero whose deeds were not great enough to justify a full triumph
A greeting in various Muslim cultures.
A proposal to drink to someone or something or a speech given before the taking of such a drink.
The definition of accost is to attack someone verbally in a bold or aggressive way.
An act of parting or leave-taking:
An act of departure; leave-taking; a last look at, or reference to something.
Precipitation in the form of rounded pellets of ice and hard snow that usually falls during thunderstorms. Hail forms when raindrops are blown up and down within a cloud, passing repeatedly through layers of warm and freezing air and collecting layers of ice until they are too heavy for the winds to keep them from falling.
The act or words of a person who greets; salutation; welcome
To exhibit recognition, as for an antigen or a substrate.
To name; to designate; to call.
To mark with a destination:
Acknowledge is defined as to show thanks or appreciation or to recognize someone's efforts or accomplishments.
To receive or accept with pleasure or satisfaction
To come near to in place, time, character, or value; to draw nearer to.
To cause to desist or to change a course of action:
To greet, welcome, or be visited by:
To yield in defeat or out of courtesy; submit.
To clasp or hold close with the arms, usually as an expression of affection.
To be sufficient for (a need, for example); fulfill:
To respond to a stimulus; be affected by some influence, event, etc.
Ignore is defined as to deliberately disregard, or to avoid noticing.
Seek is defined as to search or look for something.
Find another word for greeting. In this page you can discover 58 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for greeting, like: reception, kiss, acknowledgement, attention, welcome, address, notice, accosting, speaking to, heralding and ushering-in.