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au revoir (French) (o rəvwar) 

Definitions

sentence substitute

  1. goodbye

Word Origin

literally: to the seeing again

Example Sentences Including 'au revoir'

Halmé left him, with a murmur of sim vo-khalir, which he knew meant au revoir , and he lay awake, feeling as if he would never sleep again.
Amanda Hemingway THE GREENSTONE GRAIL: The Sangreal Trilogy One (2004)
He then told the driver to take him to dispersal so he could bid au revoir to his comrades.
Patrick Bishop FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)
She said ` au revoir " and thanks to Madame Argenti, who gave her a curt nod, as much as to say, `Good girl!
Loraine, Philip Last Shot
To many, this was akin to saying: Bienvenue Soul Food; au revoir Red Green.
Globe and Mail (2003)
`He was very much into rituals, and we had to say `bonjour" and ` au revoir " to the trees.
Times, Sunday Times (2005)

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