goodbye definition

  • interjection:
    • always show an acknowledgment of parting.
    • farewell; a formula regularly another person or people when the speaker or copywriter or person addressed is departing.
  • noun:
    • An acknowledgment at parting, particularly by saying "goodbye.”
    • An act of parting or leave-taking: numerous unfortunate goodbyes.
    • An utterance of goodbye, the wanting of farewell to someone.
    • a farewell remark

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