Antonyms for salaamed

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When we saw her we salaamed; then she would glare at us grimly, and turn her back on us.

He spread his hands and salaamed in token of complete acquiescence.

He salaamed, and when he spoke there was almost a note of gladness in his voice.

The Memsahibs came and were salaamed, and sat in front of the traders.

She started for the door; but Phil got before her, and salaamed to the floor.

Finnegan, the first to recover, salaamed in true Oriental fashion.

The peon at once salaamed him and said: "There are five of us, sir."

The crowds of people, and the shopkeepers, salaamed as the Princes went by.

"They are preparing to move, sahib," one of them said, as he salaamed.

Never a word he said, but only pointed with his weapon to the passage, then salaamed.

WORD ORIGIN

Muslim greeting, 1610s, from Arabic salam (also in Urdu, Persian), literally "peace" (cf. Hebrew shalom); in full, (as)salam 'alaikum "peace be upon you," from base of salima "he was safe" (cf. Islam, Muslim).