What does valedictory mean?

Definitions for valedictoryˌvæl ɪˈdɪk tə ri

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. valediction, valedictory address, valedictory oration, valedictory(noun)

    a farewell oration (especially one delivered during graduation exercises by an outstanding member of a graduating class)

  2. valedictory(adj)

    of or relating to an occasion or expression of farewell

    "a valedictory address"; "valedictory praise for his uniformly manly course"; "a suitable valedictory gesture"

  3. valedictory(adj)

    of a speech expressing leave-taking

    "a valedictory address"


  1. valedictory(Noun)

    A speech given by a valedictorian at a graduation or commencement ceremony.

  2. valedictory(Noun)

    A farewell or parting address.

  3. valedictory(Adjective)

    Of, or pertaining to, a valedictorian.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Valedictory(adj)

    bidding farewell; suitable or designed for an occasion of leave-taking; as, a valedictory oration

  2. Valedictory(noun)

    a valedictory oration or address spoken at commencement in American colleges or seminaries by one of the graduating class, usually by the leading scholar


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of valedictory in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of valedictory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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