- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: No
- Included in Smiths: No
- Included in Websters: Yes
- Included in Strongs: Yes
- Included in Thayers: Yes
- Included in BDB: Yes
GREET, verb transitive [Latin rudo, to bray, to roar.]
1. To address with expressions of kind wishes; to salute in kindness and respect.
My lord, the Mayor if London comes to greet you.
2. To address at meeting; to address in any manner.
3. To congratulate.
5. To meet and address with kindness; or to express kind wishes accompanied with an embrace. 1 Thessalonians 5:26.
6. To meet.
GREET, verb intransitive To meet and salute.
There greet in silence, as the dead are wont,
And sleep in peace.
1. To weep; written by Spenser greit.
GREE'TED, participle passive Addressed with kind wishes; complimented.
GREE'TER, noun One who greets.
GREE'TING, participle present tense Addressing with kind wishes or expressions of joy; complimenting; congratulating; saluting.
GREE'TING, noun Expression of kindness or joy; salutation at meeting; compliment addressed from one absent.