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Greeting vs. Regards

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Greetingnoun

A conventional phrase used to start a letter or conversation or otherwise to acknowledge a person's arrival or presence.

‘It's polite to begin a letter with a greeting, but this practice is less common in email.’;

Regardsnoun

plural of regard

Greetingnoun

(uncountable) The action of the verb to greet.

Regardsnoun

(pluralonly) Good wishes.

Greetingnoun

Expression of kindness or joy; salutation at meeting; a compliment from one absent.

‘Write to him . . . gentle adieus and greetings.’;

Regardsnoun

A greeting to pass on to another person.

‘Give my regards to your brother when you next see him.’;

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Greetingnoun

(usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)

Regardsnoun

(pluralonly) A greeting at the end of a letter or e-mail communication.

‘Regards, John. Kind regards, Peter.’;

Greeting

Greeting is an act of communication in which human beings intentionally make their presence known to each other, to show attention to, and to suggest a type of relationship (usually cordial) or social status (formal or informal) between individuals or groups of people coming in contact with each other. Greetings are sometimes used just prior to a conversation or to greet in passing, such as on a sidewalk or trail.

Regards

Regards (also known as Regards Magazine or Revue Regards, trans: ) is a monthly French Communist news magazine published in Paris, France.

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