1. Salutation. Un salut de la tęte.
2. Fait de se sauver, au sens sacré ou profane. Le salut par la fuite.
(Homonym: bow )
1. (Pronounced boh) A decorative interlacing of ribbons.
2. (Pronounced boh) A knot with two loops and loose ends; used to tie shoelaces; SYN. bowknot.
3. (Pronounced boh) A slightly curved piece of resilient wood with taut horsehair strands, used in playing certain stringed instrument.
4. (Pronounced boh) Curved piece of resilient wood with taut cord to propel arrows.
5. An appearance by actors or performers at the end of the concert or play in order to acknowledge the applause of the audience; SYN. curtain call.
6. Bending the head or body or knee as a sign of reverence or submission or shame; SYN. bowing, obeisance.
7. Front part of a vessel or aircraft; SYN. fore, prow, stem.
8. Something curved in shape; SYN. arc.
Sinonimi: military greeting | salutation
ETYM Cf. French salut. Related to Salute.
1. A formal military gesture of respect; SYN. military greeting.
2. An act of greeting with friendly words and gestures like bowing or lifting the hat.
3. An act of honor or courteous recognition; SYN. salutation.
ETYM Old Eng. salvacioun, sauvacion, French salvation, from Latin salvatio, from salvare to save. Related to Save.
1. A means of preserving from harm or unpleasantness.
2. Saving someone or something from harm of from an unpleasant situation.
Being saved. In Christianity individuals are thought of as being saved from eternal punishment through Christ’s death on the cross, although this may be understood in different ways. In Buddhism, especially in Chinese and Japanese Buddhism, people can be saved from the endless cycle of reincarnation through bodhisattvas or through Amida Buddha. In Hinduism, especially in the bhakti tradition, devotion to a god can bring salvation from reincarnation, open to those who have realized their true nature as brahman (spirit).