Definitions For Salutation


  • Word of greeting used to begin a letter
  • (usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)
  • An act of honor or courteous recognition
  • A word or phrase (such as “Gentlemen,” “Dear Sir,” “Dear Madam,” or “To whom it may concern”) that is used to begin a letter
  • The act of greeting someone

Is Salutations a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Salutation is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Salutation in a Sentence

  • A handshake and saying “hello” are common salutations.
  • Shaking hands is a form of salutation.

Synonyms for Salutation

Antonyms for Salutations

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