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farewell

fare·well

farewell

pronunciation:
feIr wel
parts of speech:
interjection, noun, adjective
part of speech: interjection
definition: may you fare well; good-bye and good wishes.
"Farewell, my dear friends," he cried as he boarded the ship.
synonyms:
adieu, adios, bye-bye, good-bye
similar words:
aloha, au revoir, ciao, Godspeed, sayonara
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a parting expression of good wishes.
We said our farewells at the train station.
synonyms:
good-bye
similar words:
Godspeed, valediction
definition 2: a departure, or the ceremonies accompanying it.
His farewell from the profession after forty years was a sad event for his colleagues.
synonyms:
congé, leave-taking
similar words:
adieu, departure, leave, parting, valediction
definition 3: a party or celebration marking a departure, usu. in honor of those departing; farewell party.
Are you going to attend the farewell for the director on Saturday?
similar words:
party
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: just before departure; final.
As a farewell gesture, the company bought him a car.
synonyms:
valedictory
similar words:
final, last, parting