Dictionary.com

adios

[ ad-ee-ohs, ah-dee-; Spanish ah-thyaws ]
/ ˌæd iˈoʊs, ˌɑ di-; Spanish ɑˈðyɔs /
Save This Word!

interjection
goodbye; farewell.
QUIZ
SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
Should you take this quiz on “shall” versus “should”? It should prove to be a quick challenge!
Question 1 of 6
Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?

Origin of adios

1830–40, Americanism;<Spanish: literally, to God; cf. adieu
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use adios in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for adios

adios
/ (ˌædɪˈɒs, Spanish aˈðjos) /

sentence substitute
goodbye; farewell

Word Origin for adios

literally: to God
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK