Definitions for farewellˌfɛərˈwɛl
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
good-bye; may you fare well:
(n.)an expression of good wishes at parting:
to make one's farewells.
a friendly farewell.
a party for a person who is about to retire from a job, depart on a trip, etc.
(adj.)parting; valedictory; final.
Origin of farewell:
Cape, a cape in S Greenland: the most southerly point of Greenland.
Category: Geography (places)
farewell, word of farewell(noun)
an acknowledgment or expression of goodwill at parting
farewell, leave, leave-taking, parting(noun)
the act of departing politely
"he disliked long farewells"; "he took his leave"; "parting is such sweet sorrow"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a situation when you say goodbye
a sad farewell
in order to say goodbye
a farewell party
A wish of happiness or welfare at parting, especially a permanent departure; the parting compliment; a goodbye; adieu.
An act of departure; leave-taking; a last look at, or reference to something.
To bid farewell or say goodbye
parting, valedictory, final
He said "Farewell!" and left.
go well; good-by; adieu; -- originally applied to a person departing, but by custom now applied both to those who depart and those who remain. It is often separated by the pronoun; as, fare you well; and is sometimes used as an expression of separation only; as, farewell the year; farewell, ye sweet groves; that is, I bid you farewell
a wish of happiness or welfare at parting; the parting compliment; a good-by; adieu
act of departure; leave-taking; a last look at, or reference to something
parting; valedictory; final; as, a farewell discourse; his farewell bow
Farewell is Tomiko Van's first original studio album under the Avex Trax label. The album was released on March 29, 2006 with no singles released before it.
Translations for farewell
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
`Farewell for ever!' she cried.
- vaarwel, tot weersiensAfrikaans
- adeusPortuguese (BR)
- Lebe(n Sie) wohl!German
- विदाई, अलविदाHindi
- Isten veled!Hungarian
- selamat berpisah!Indonesian
- vertu sæll!Icelandic
- 안녕, 잘 가거라Korean
- likite sveikas! sudiev!Lithuanian
- ardievu! sveiki!Latvian
- selamat tinggalMalay
- adjø, farvelNorwegian
- خدای پامانPashto
- farväl, adjöSwedish
- Allahaısmarladık, ElvedaTurkish
- 再見Chinese (Trad.)
- до побачення!, всього найкращого!Ukrainian
- tạm biệtVietnamese
- 再见Chinese (Simp.)
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