saludo

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saludo(
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (salutation)
a. greeting
Sonia y Carlos intercambiaron saludos al encontrarse en el mercado.Sonia and Carlos exchanged greetings when they ran into each other at the market.
2. (gesture)
a. wave
Al pasarlo en la calle, Alfredo me dirigió un saludo con la mano.When I passed Alfredo on the street, he gave me a wave.
b. salute
El teniente le tendió un saludo al general.The lieutenant extended a salute to the general.
3. (in correspondence)
a. regards
Te mando el más cordial saludo desde Argentina.I send my warmest regards from Argentina.
b. best wishes
Te mandamos saludos desde la playa.Everyone sends their best wishes from the beach.
Saludos
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
4. (farewell formula; in correspondence)
a. Regards
Espero su respuesta. Saludos, Ana Álvarez.I look forward to your reply. Regards, Ana Alvarez.
b. Best wishes
Por favor, manden sus correos a esta dirección y les escribiremos de vuelta lo antes posible. Saludos, Departamento de Recursos Humanos.Please send your emails to this address, and we will write back as soon as possible. Best wishes, Human Resources Department.
c. All the best
Todos en la oficina te deseamos una pronta recuperación. Saludos, Roberto.Everyone at the office wishes you a speedy recovery. All the best, Roberto.
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saludo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. greeting
2. (military)
a. salute
Ana te manda saludosAna sends you her regards
dale saludos de mi partegive her my regards
un saludo afectuosoyours sincerely
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saludo
1 (al encontrarse con algn) (palabra) greeting; (gesto) wave
no contestó a mi saludo he didn't respond to my greeting; nos dirigió un saludo con la mano he gave us a wave; he waved to us; saludos o un saludo a Adela regards to Adela
negar el saludo a algn to cut sb dead; ignore sb; blank sb (familiar)
2 (en carta)
un saludo cariñoso a Gonzalo warm regards to Gonzalo; un saludo afectuoso o cordial kind regards; saludos best wishes; ¡saludos a Teresa de mi parte! give my best wishes to Teresa!; say hello to Teresa for me!; os envía muchos saludos he sends you warmest regards; atentos saludos yours sincerely; yours truly; (EEUU) saludos cordiales kind regards; saludos respetuosos respectfully yours
3 (Mil) salute
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