greeting definition

  • noun:
    • A word or motion of welcome or salutation.
    • a regular term regularly begin a letter or discussion or perhaps to recognize a person's arrival or existence.
    • Expression of kindness or pleasure; salutation at meeting; a compliment from a single missing.
    • Salutation at conference or in starting interaction by page or message; formal address; a questionnaire used in accosting or dealing with.
    • Weeping; sobbing.
    • (usually plural) an acknowledgment or phrase of good might (especially on meeting)
  • verb:
    • Present participle of greet.

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