greeting

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ˈgɹiːtɪŋ/
  • SAMPA: /"gri:tIN/

Noun[change]

Singular
greeting

Plural
greetings

  1. A greeting is something you do or say when you meet someone.
    He noticed Karelius, raised a hand in greeting, and dismounted to lead his horse through to the stables. A minute later he entered the bar, tapping frozen mud from his boots at the door-post. "Karelius, my dear fellow. Hope I'm not late."

Verb[change]

Plain form
greet

Third-person singular
greets

Past tense
greeted

Past participle
greeted

Present participle
greeting

  1. The present participle of greet.