English version

salute in Military topic

salutesalute2 noun 🔊 🔊 1 [countable]PM an act of raising your right hand to your head as a sign of respect, usually done by a soldier to an officer 🔊 As they left, the corporal gave them a respectful salute.in salute 🔊 The officer raised his hand in salute.2 [countable, uncountable]HELLO something that expresses praise to someone for something they have achieved, or that expresses honour or respect to someone or somethingin salute 🔊 Everyone at the table raised their glasses in salute.salute to 🔊 His first words were a salute to the people of South Africa.3 [countable]PM an occasion when guns are fired into the air in order to show respect for someone important 🔊 a 21-gun salute
Examples from the Corpus
saluteKevin raised both clasped hands in a salute to acknowledge luke-warm cheers.State law requiring a flag salute is superseded by the First Amendment of the Constitution.What if state law requires a daily flag salute?Many states mandate daily flag salutes and other patriotic exercises.Shaker gave a loose salute, and the grinning ensign tapped his forehead with a finger.Carlson felt it unnecessary to return the customary military salute.He flourished the bloody sword at them in a mocking salute, then trotted back to the road.Aldo gave a slovenly salute and left.