Chinese (Simplified) translation of “hello”
hello exclamation, noun
/-ˈoʊ/ (UK also hallo, hullo)
› used when meeting or greeting someone
Hello, Paul. I haven't seen you for ages.
I know her vaguely - we've exchanged hellos a few times.
I just thought I'd call by and say hello.
And a big hello (= welcome) to all the parents who've come to see the show.
Welcoming, greeting and greetings › something that is said at the beginning of a telephone conversation
"Hello, I'd like some information about your flights to the USA, please."
Welcoming, greeting and greetings › something that is said to attract someone's attention
The front door was open so she walked inside and called out, "Hello! Is there anybody in?"
Welcoming, greeting and greetings › informal said to someone who has just said or done something stupid, especially something that shows they are not noticing what is happening around them
She asked me if I'd just arrived and I was like 'hello, I've been here for an hour.'
InterjectionsSounds used as interjections › old-fashioned an expression of surprise
Hello, this is very strange - I know that man.
Meeting peopleOfficial meetings