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Detailed Translations for greeting from English to Dutch


greeting [the ~] noun

  1. the greeting
    de groet; de groeten
  2. the greeting (salutation; words of welcome; salute; welcome)
    de groet; de welkomstgroet; de begroeting; het saluut
  3. the greeting (motion of the hand)
    de groet; het handgebaar

Translation Matrix for greeting:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
begroeting greeting; salutation; salute; welcome; words of welcome
groet greeting; motion of the hand; salutation; salute; welcome; words of welcome
groeten greeting
handgebaar greeting; motion of the hand
saluut greeting; salutation; salute; welcome; words of welcome military salute; salutation; salute
welkomstgroet greeting; salutation; salute; welcome; words of welcome
- salutation
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
groeten bid welcome; greet; hail; salute; welcome

Related Words for "greeting":

Synonyms for "greeting":

Related Definitions for "greeting":

  1. (usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)1

Wiktionary Translations for greeting:

  1. acknowledgement of a persons presence or arrival
  1. het erkennen van elkaars aanwezigheid wanneer men elkaar ontmoet
  2. een uiting waarbij men elkaars aanwezigheid erkent wanneer men elkaar ontmoet
  3. groet waarmee men iemand welkom heet

greeting form of greet:

to greet verb (greets, greeted, greeting)

  1. to greet (salute)
    groeten; salueren
    • groeten verb (groet, groette, groetten, gegroet)
    • salueren verb (salueer, salueert, salueerde, salueerden, gesalueerd)
  2. to greet (fire a salute to; salute)

Conjugations for greet:

  1. greet
  2. greet
  3. greets
  4. greet
  5. greet
  6. greet
simple past
  1. greeted
  2. greeted
  3. greeted
  4. greeted
  5. greeted
  6. greeted
present perfect
  1. have greeted
  2. have greeted
  3. has greeted
  4. have greeted
  5. have greeted
  6. have greeted
past continuous
  1. was greeting
  2. were greeting
  3. was greeting
  4. were greeting
  5. were greeting
  6. were greeting
  1. shall greet
  2. will greet
  3. will greet
  4. shall greet
  5. will greet
  6. will greet
continuous present
  1. am greeting
  2. are greeting
  3. is greeting
  4. are greeting
  5. are greeting
  6. are greeting
  1. be greeted
  2. be greeted
  3. be greeted
  4. be greeted
  5. be greeted
  6. be greeted
  1. greet!
  2. let's greet!
  3. greeted
  4. greeting
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for greet:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
groeten greeting
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
groeten greet; salute bid welcome; hail; welcome
salueren greet; salute
saluutschoten lossen fire a salute to; greet; salute
- recognise; recognize

Related Words for "greet":

Synonyms for "greet":

Related Definitions for "greet":

  1. react to in a certain way1
    • The President was greeted with catcalls1
  2. send greetings to1
  3. express greetings upon meeting someone1
  4. be perceived by1
    • Loud music greeted him when he entered the apartment1

Wiktionary Translations for greet:

  1. intransitive: to meet and give salutations

Cross Translation:
greet groeten; begroeten saluerdonner à quelqu’un une marque extérieure de civilité, de déférence ou de respect, en l’aborder, en le rencontrer, en le quitter.

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