What is the opposite of salute?

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Opposite of to greet with friendly words or gestures of respect, such as bowing
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Opposite of to enthusiastically applaud or approve of
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Opposite of to encourage or praise vocally
“The crowd begins to boo Bernard as he shows signs of throwing in the towel yet again.”
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Opposite of to compliment someone, especially for an achievement
“If you make a mistake, you apologize. You do not denigrate someone else to get yourself out of a hole of your own making.”
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Opposite of to celebrate or commemorate an occasion or its anniversary
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(of a person or persons) Opposite of to honor the memory
“Let us not forget the brave young men and women who fought for the freedom of this country.”
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Opposite of to mark with the appropriate practice, rite, or ceremony
“George and Frank Costanza would break tradition by celebrating an alternative to Christmas called Festivus.”
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Opposite of to show appreciation in an official manner
“There are those in the world who scorn our vision of human dignity and freedom.”
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Opposite of to greet or acknowledge someone with a nod
“He would farewell his mother with a hug and kiss, and then flag down a taxi for her.”
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(welcome in) Opposite of to officially celebrate the coming or arrival of
“Can you please behave this Christmas, and not ruin it for everyone else?”
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Opposite of to use gestures to convey information or directions
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Opposite of a gesture of respect or polite recognition, especially one made to or by a person when arriving or departing
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Opposite of an act, statement, or gift that is intended to show respect, admiration or gratitude
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Opposite of appreciation or acclaim for an achievement, service, or ability
“I won't name you because I don't want to unfairly bring dishonor to your organization.”
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Opposite of the act of gesticulating, or making gestures to aid expression of thoughts, sentiments or passion
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Opposite of the action of celebrating an important day or event
“A protest would be held, with demonstrators calling on the national students' organization to revise its no-platform policies.”
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