Definitions For Salute


  • An act of greeting with friendly words and gestures like bowing or lifting the hat
  • A formal military gesture of respect
  • An act of honor or courteous recognition
  • The act of moving your right hand to your forehead as a sign of respect to a military officer, flag, etc.
  • An act or ceremony that shows respect for someone


  • Express commendation of
  • Greet in a friendly way
  • Recognize with a gesture prescribed by a military regulation; assume a prescribed position
  • Honor with a military ceremony, as when honoring dead soldiers
  • Propose a toast to
  • Become noticeable
  • To give a sign of respect to (a military officer, flag, etc.) by moving your right hand to your forehead : to give a salute to (someone or something)
  • To show respect for (someone or something) : to publicly praise (someone or something)

Is Salute 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 Salute is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Salute in a Sentence

  • We salute our country's soldiers.
  • The players saluted the fans.
  • The president saluted her bravery.
  • The officers gave the general a salute.
  • They raised their hands in salute.
  • The concert was a salute to country music legends.

Synonyms for Salute

Antonyms for Salute

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