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synonyms for greet

  • accost
  • acknowledge
  • address
  • approach
  • attend
  • embrace
  • hail
  • meet
  • receive
  • salute
  • shake hands
  • stop
  • bow
  • compliment
  • curtsy
  • flag
  • herald
  • nod
  • recognize
  • salaam
  • shoulder
  • call to
  • exchange greetings
  • extend one's hand
  • high-five
  • highball
  • move to
  • pay respects
  • roll out the red carpet
  • say hello
  • say hi
  • speak to
  • tip one's hat
  • usher in
  • whistle for
See also synonyms for: greeted / greeting
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antonyms for greet

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  • avoid
  • disregard
  • dodge
  • ignore
  • shun
  • slight
  • say goodbye
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How to use greet in a sentence

Walking up the main staircase you’re greeted by portraits of Mikhail Gorbachev, Pablo Neruda, and, of course, George Washington.
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When those powers emerge, she is greeted with horror by society.
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In many cities, though, rank-and-file police officers are greeting these efforts with an apparent pullback.
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Jon Landau, the producer of both Titanic and Avatar, greeted us as we entered the typical American conference room, with the air-conditioning turned to “Arctic” and thick blue carpet that muted our footsteps.
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So we all greeted the architects’ arrival this week as a sign that things are finally starting to nudge back in the direction of normal.
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They hold weekly events, meet and greets, and serve as a key resource for the greater community.
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While some may be greeted with a large image and a sign-up prompt, others may see an introductory video when they arrive on the same website, for instance.
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At the store he would never have given in, but he was not accustomed to hearing so loud a murmur of approval greet the opposition.
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"Fine, Mr. Glavis," replied Mildred's mother, arising to greet him for the second time that day.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
"I just happened to be passin' and thought I'd drop in for a spell," he said, with a profound bow to Mary, who arose to greet him.
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WORDS RELATED TO GREET

  • address
  • annoy
  • bother
  • brace
  • buttonhole
  • call
  • challenge
  • confront
  • cross
  • dare
  • entice
  • face
  • flag
  • greet
  • hail
  • proposition
  • run into
  • salute
  • welcome
  • whistle for
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.