Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A return or exchange of salutation; a greeting.
  • To greet again; resalute.
  • To salute; greet.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A return or exchange of salutation.
  • transitive verb To greet again; to resalute; to return a salutation to; to greet.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A return or exchange of salutations.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

re- +‎ greet

Examples

  • That said, the Frenchies have come up with a way to regreet one another, using the ultrapopular term rebonjour.

    Words in a French Life

  • (But sometimes action swift doth breed regreet; [sic])

    'A Comedy of Errors' in Seven Acts

  • Abroad he had dreamed of them, night after night; but he did not pause to regreet them now, for his thoughts were busy ahead, in the Court now directly beneath him in the valley; and in his thoughts he was there already, announcing himself, facing his mother in her unchanged room, and his father in the library.

    Two Sides of the Face Midwinter Tales

  • There is a very general regreet exprest, for the Col., he is considerd as the former of the troops as the chief hand in their order, decipline and regularity, and I really think if there is any opening to which he could be appointed it would not be considred improper, unless by those who may themselves wish for it, and the number of those are pretty numerous.

    Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, 23 May 1800

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