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BYE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does bye mean? 

BYE (noun)
  The noun BYE has 2 senses:

1. you advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent
2. a farewell remark

  Familiarity information: BYE used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BYE (noun)


Sense 1bye [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

You advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

bye; pass

Context example:

he had a bye in the first round

Hypernyms ("bye" is a kind of...):

conceding; concession; yielding (the act of conceding or yielding)


Sense 2bye [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A farewell remark

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

adieu; so long; sayonara; goodbye; goodby; good-bye; good-by; good day; cheerio; bye-bye; auf wiedersehen; au revoir; arrivederci; adios; bye

Context example:

they said their good-byes

Hypernyms ("bye" is a kind of...):

farewell; word of farewell (an acknowledgment or expression of goodwill at parting)


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