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Meaning of VALEDICTION

Pronunciation:  `vali'dikshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of saying farewell
  2. [n]  a farewell oration delivered by the most outstanding member of a graduating class
 

VALEDICTION is a 11 letter word that starts with V.

 

 Synonyms: valedictory, valedictory address
 
 See Also: farewell, leave, leave-taking, oratory, parting

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Val`e*dic"tion\, n. [L., valedicere, valedictum, to
say farewell; vale farewell (imperative of valere to be
strong or well) + dicere to say. See {Valiant}, {Diction}.]
A farewell; a bidding farewell. --Donne.



 

 

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