Translation of "salute" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /səˈluːt/ us /səˈlut/

a sign of respect to someone of a higher rank in a military organization, often made by putting the right hand at the side of the head

verb uk /səˈluːt/ us /səˈlut/ present participle saluting, past tense and past participle saluted

to give a salute to someone of a higher rank in a military organization


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


verb /səˈluːt/

(especially in the forces) to raise the (usually right) hand to the forehead to show respect

They saluted their commanding officer.

to honour by firing eg large guns

They saluted the Queen by firing one hundred guns.

(Translation of “salute” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)