Definition Of salute
a gesture of respect, homage, or polite recognition or acknowledgment, especially one made to or by a person when arriving or departing.
he raises his arms in a triumphant salute
make a formal salute to.
don't you usually salute a superior officer?
Example Of salute
A large media presence and a gun salute only enhanced the occasion.
A pair of Japanese soldiers stand at attention on either side of the canvas, their arms raised in a military salute .
a twenty-one-gun salute
After the handover, Admiral Spencer received a general salute in the Victory Arena, at which he was presented with his flag, and the band and Guard of Honour held a march-past.
And they clothed Him with purple, and platted a crown of thorns, and put it about His head, And began to salute Him, Hail, King of the Jews!