Translation of "salute" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /səˈluːt/ us /səˈluːt/

salute verb (SHOW RESPECT)

[ I or T ] (especially of people in the armed forces) to make a formal sign of respect to someone, especially by raising the right hand to the side of the head

Whenever you see an officer, you must salute. 只要见到军官就必须敬礼。
The soldiers saluted the colonel. 士兵们向上校敬礼。

salute verb (PRAISE)

[ T ] formal to honour or express admiration publicly for a person or an achievement

On this memorable occasion we salute the wonderful work done by the association. 在这个难忘的时刻,我们对协会的出色工作表示赞扬。
We salute you for your courage and determination. 我们对你的勇气和决心表示敬意。

salutenoun [ C ]

uk /səˈluːt/ us /səˈluːt/

salute noun [ C ] (SHOW OF RESPECT)

a sign of respect made to someone by raising the right hand to the side of the head

The soldier gave a salute and the officer returned it. 士兵向军官敬礼,军官回礼。

an action, such as firing a gun, done to show respect to someone

Full military honours and a 21-gun salute (= 21 guns fired at the same time) marked his funeral. 他的葬礼是最高规格的军葬礼,鸣21响礼炮。

salute noun [ C ] (PRAISE)

an action or sign to honour or show your admiration for a person or achievement



(Translation of “salute” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)