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Meaning of ADIEU

Pronunciation:  u'doo

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a farewell remark; "they said their good-byes"

ADIEU is a 5 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: adios, arrivederci, au revoir, auf wiedersehen, bye, bye-bye, cheerio, good day, goodby, good-by, goodbye, good-bye, sayonara, so long
 See Also: farewell, word of farewell



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \A*dieu"\, interj. & adv. [OE. also adew, adewe, adue, F.
    ? dieu, fr. L. ad to + deus God.]
    Good-by; farewell; an expression of kind wishes at parting.
  2. \A*dieu"\, n.; pl. {Adieus}.
    A farewell; commendation to the care of God at parting.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: aloha, by, bye-bye, conge, doch-an-dorrach, farewell, Godspeed, good-bye, leave, leave-taking, parting, parting words, send-off, so long, stirrup cup, valediction, valedictorian, valedictory, valedictory address, viaticum