noun, plural a·dieus, a·dieux [uh-dooz, uh-dyooz; French a-dyœ]. /əˈduz, əˈdyuz; French aˈdyœ/.
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Example sentences from the Web for adieu
His father, who had been jailed in 1990, kissed the forehead of another son before bidding him a final adieu.
It's going to be particularly painful to bid Cohle adieu at the end of True Detective's debut season.‘True Detective’ Review: You Have to Watch HBO’s Revolutionary Crime Classic|Andrew Romano|January 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They were all, from what I could gather, middle-aged women who bid the film adieu at around the five-minute mark.Inside ‘Blue is the Warmest Color’ And The Year’s Most Controversial Sex Scene|Marlow Stern|October 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The shingle recently bid its co-founder and CEO James Schamus adieu, replacing him with FilmDistrict CEO Peter Schlessel.With Charlie Hunnam Out, Who Will Play Christian Grey in ‘Fifty Shades of Grey?’|Marlow Stern|October 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But, when Hal is busted for running a Madoff-esque Ponzi scheme, Augie gets wiped out, and Ginger bids him adieu.Andrew Dice Clay on ‘Blue Jasmine,’ His Alleged Misogyny, and More|Marlow Stern|July 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Chatwin's tone throughout Under the Sun recalls the Duchess of Devonshire's epistolary adieu, "In tearing haste—."
On estoit sur le poinct de faire tabagie ou convive solemnel sur son dernier adieu.
She said adieu to them all very reluctantly, when she returned to the gay Court life at a still early age.The Childhood of Distinguished Women|Selina A. Bower
Henriette, finding all her entreaties in vain, sadly bade her adieu, and was never permitted to see her more.
I was sorry to leave the count, but was afraid some alarm might be felt at home concerning us, and therefore bade him adieu.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham
Adieu, ye lonely banks of the Saône, whose wild beauty could fill my heart with such deep delight.