Pronunciation: (grēt), [key]
1. to address with some form of salutation; welcome.
2. to meet or receive: to be greeted by cheering crowds; to greet a proposal with boos and hisses.
3. to manifest itself to: Music greeted his ear as he entered the salon.
Obs.to give salutations on meeting.
Pronunciation: (grēt), [key] Scot. and North Eng. Archaic.
to grieve; lament; cry.
to lament; bewail.
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