pronunciation: IPA: /hɛˈləʊ̯/ /həˈləʊ̯/ həˈləʊ /həˈloʊ̯/ /hɛˈloʊ̯/ , SAMPA: /h@"l@U/ /h@"loU/ /hE"loU/                            
part of speech: misc, noun, ijec
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Definition and similar words in English:

  • so long   
     
    Expression of greeting used by two or more people who meet each other.

Other meanings:

 
hello
 
hello (e.g. on phone)
 
greeting
 
when answering the telephone
 
is anyone there?
 
sarcastic: that was foolish
 
expression of puzzlement
 
A call for response if it is not clear if anyone is present or listening, or if a telephone conversation may have been disconnected.
 
(colloquial) Used sarcastically to imply that the person addressed or referred to has done something the speaker or writer considers to be foolish.
 
An expression of puzzlement or discovery.
 
"Hello!" or an equivalent greeting.
 
A greeting (salutation) said when meeting someone or acknowledging someone’s arrival or presence.
 
A greeting used when answering the telephone.
  • hey   
     
    Expression of greeting used by two or more people who meet each other.
  • good day   
     
    good day (daytime greeting)
     
    good day (daytime greeting)
  • howdy   
     
    Expression of greeting used by two or more people who meet each other.
  • hi   
     
    Expression of greeting used by two or more people who meet each other.
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    Example sentences with "hello", translation memory

    Dad heard you were coming, so he wanted to come say hello
    Hello Mike.- Hello fellows
    Hello, Summer.- Hi
    Hello-- I mean, uh, bon-- bonswa (good afternoon)!
    Hello, everybody.This is Mrs... Norman
    I got a hot dog with his name on it!Come on, now. Hello
    Isabel wanted to stay up and say hello... but the poor thing fell asleep
    Hello, darling
    Hello.-Very nice to meet you
    Hello, Duane.Happy New Year to you.- Yeah
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