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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • interj. Used as a toast or valediction. See salutation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of cheer.
  • n. Plural form of cheer.
  • interj. A common toast used when drinking in company.
  • interj. goodbye
  • interj. thank you


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  • said at anytime other than when clinking glasses

    July 4, 2007