salute

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Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
salute

Plural
salutes

A salute
  1. A salute is a greeting gesture in the army and navy by hold up a right hand to the forehead.


Verb[change]

Plain form
salute

Third-person singular
salutes

Past tense
saluted

Past participle
saluted

Present participle
saluting

  1. When you salute at someone, you greet at the person, usually out of respect.
    The group of soldiers saluted at the parade's guest of honour.