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Synonyms for adieuəˈdu, əˈdyu

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adieu, adios, arrivederci, auf wiedersehen, au revoir, bye, bye-bye, cheerio, good-by, goodby, good-bye, goodbye, good day, sayonara, so long(noun)

    a farewell remark

    "they said their good-byes"

    au revoir, sayonara, pass, good-by, auf wiedersehen, arrivederci, adios, goodbye, good day, good-bye, goodby, adieu, so long, bye, bye-bye, cheerio


  1. adieu(noun)

    sayonara, farewell, goodbye, so long, ciao, good-by, good-bye, addio, good day, auf Wiedersehen, adios, aloha, shalom, bye, au revoir, bye-bye, cheers, arrivederci, cheerio

  2. adieu(interjection)

    Said to wish a fond farewell; good-bye.

    cheers, au revoir, bye, aloha, ciao, good day, arrivederci, cheerio, shalom, adios, farewell, auf Wiedersehen, good-by, bye-bye, good-bye, addio, so long, goodbye, sayonara

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. adieu

    Good-by is the homely and hearty, farewell the formal English word at parting. Adieu, from the French, is still more ceremonious than farewell; congé, also from the French, is commonly contemptuous or supercilious, and equivalent to dismissal. Valediction is a learned word never in popular use. A valedictory is a public farewell to a company or assembly.

    congé, farewell, good-by, leave-taking, parting salutation, valediction, valedictory

    I bade farewell to my comrades, or (without preposition) I bade my comrades farewell; I took a sad farewell of my friends.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. adieu(ad.)

    farewell, good-by, fare-you-well, god bless you

  2. adieu(n.)

    farewell, valediction, leave-taking

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

farewell, goodbye, good-bye, fareweil, bye-bye

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