What does the word salute mean?

Usage examples for salute

  1. Some were suffering and groaning; others, seeing the uniform of a French officer, tried to raise themselves up and salute. – Fighting France by Stephane Lauzanne
  2. Then Abdullah will come into the city openly and go to his house with his wife and slaves, and during several days he will receive the visits of his friends and return them, and go to the palace and salute Khaled, as though nothing were about to happen. – Khaled, A Tale of Arabia by F. Marion Crawford