Translation of "salute" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] (SHOW RESPECT) 表示尊敬 uk us /səˈluːt/

(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。

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