Origin of valediction
Examples from the Web for valediction
If Shinseki had given the same speech three weeks ago, it might have been a campaign plan instead of a valediction.
Three weeks ago, it might have been a campaign plan—instead of a valediction.
I gave him the usual Spanish valediction (Vaya usted con Dios), and saw no more of him.The Bible in Spain|George Borrow
It poured itself into one mournful, savage, sacred cry of salutation and valediction.The Tree of Heaven|May Sinclair
Such was the Minister's valediction in his report to the Foreign Office.The Englishman in China During the Victorian Era, Vol. II (of 2)|Alexander Michie
It was the last time, probably, that I should see the fisherman's face; but he refused the valediction with a toss of the head.Cape Cod Folks|Sarah P. McLean Greene
It may now be read as my parting address and valediction, made to my friends.Apologia Pro Vita Sua|John Henry Cardinal Newman