Associations to the word «Salute»
SALUTE, noun. A formal gesture made in honor of someone or something, usually with the hand or hands in one of various particular positions.
SALUTE, noun. Any action performed for the purpose of honor or tribute.
SALUTE, verb. To make a gesture in honor of someone or something.
SALUTE, verb. To act in thanks, honor, or tribute; to thank or extend gratitude; to praise.
SALUTE, verb. (Ireland) (informal) to wave, to acknowledge an acquaintance.
SALUTE, verb. To address, as with expressions of kind wishes and courtesy; to greet; to hail.
SALUTE, verb. To promote the welfare and safety of; to benefit; to gratify.
SALUTE, noun. An act of honor or courteous recognition; "a musical salute to the composer on his birthday".
SALUTE, noun. A formal military gesture of respect.
SALUTE, noun. An act of greeting with friendly words and gestures like bowing or lifting the hat.
SALUTE, verb. Propose a toast to; "Let us toast the birthday girl!"; "Let's drink to the New Year".
SALUTE, verb. Greet in a friendly way; "I meet this men every day on my way to work and he salutes me".
SALUTE, verb. Express commendation of; "I salute your courage!".
SALUTE, verb. Become noticeable; "a terrible stench saluted our nostrils".
SALUTE, verb. Honor with a military ceremony, as when honoring dead soldiers.
SALUTE, verb. Recognize with a gesture prescribed by a military regulation; assume a prescribed position; "When the officers show up, the soldiers have to salute".
It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.