Synonyms for salutation

Synonyms for (noun) salutation

Synonyms: salutation

Definition: word of greeting used to begin a letter

Similar words: opening

Definition: the initial part of the introduction

Usage: the opening established the basic theme


Synonyms: salutation, greeting

Definition: (usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)

Similar words: acknowledgement, acknowledgment

Definition: a statement acknowledging something or someone

Usage: she must have seen him but she gave no sign of acknowledgment; the preface contained an acknowledgment of those who had helped her


Synonyms: salutation, salute

Definition: an act of honor or courteous recognition

Usage: a musical salute to the composer on his birthday

Similar words: credit, recognition

Definition: approval

Usage: give her recognition for trying; he was given credit for his work; give her credit for trying