namaskar - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] Indian English 

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/ˌnʌməsˈkɑː(r)/
singularnamaskar
pluralnamaskars
  1. the act of bringing your hands together in front of your body as a sign of respect when greeting someone

    Their 'hi there' and 'goodbye' greetings are patterned after the Hindu namaskar.

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