fare|well1 [ˌfeəˈwel US ˌfer-] n
1.) [U and C] old-fashioned the action of saying goodbye
Mourners gathered to bid farewell to the victims of the plane tragedy.
a farewell speech
2.) farewell party/dinner/drink etc
a party or dinner that you have because someone is leaving a job, city etc
40 of her colleagues gathered for her farewell presentation.
farewell 2
farewell2 interjection old use

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  • Farewell — Fare well , interj. [Fare (thou, you) + well.] 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;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Farewell — Fare well , n. 1. A wish of happiness or welfare at parting; the parting compliment; a good by; adieu. [1913 Webster] 2. Act of departure; leave taking; a last look at, or reference to something. [1913 Webster] And takes her farewell of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • farewell — [fer wel′; ] for adj. [ fer′wel′] interj. [ FARE (imper.) + WELL2] used in parting with another or others, usually to express good wishes n. 1. words spoken at parting, usually of good wishes 2. a leaving or going away adj. parting; last; final …   English World dictionary

  • Farewell [1] — Farewell (engl., spr. Fehrnell), fahre wohl! reise glücklich! …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Farewell [2] — Farewell (spr. Fehrnell), 1) Vorgebirg an der Südspitze von Grönland; 2) Vorgebirg an der Nordspitze der Neuseelandinsel, an der Cooksstraße …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Farewell [1] — Farewell (engl., spr. fǟr ŭéll), lebe wohl; auch als Hauptwort: das Lebewohl, der Abschied …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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