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English definition of “good evening”

good evening

exclamation    
A1 something you say to greet someone politely when you meet them in the evening → Compare evening exclamationWelcoming, greeting and greetings
(Definition of good evening exclamation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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