cheers

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cheers

 (chîrz)
interj.
1. Used as a toast or valediction.
2. Chiefly British Used as an expression of thanks.
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cheers

(tʃɪəz)
sentence substitute
1. a drinking toast
2. goodbye! cheerio!
3. thanks!
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cheers

1. before drinking

People often say cheers to each other just before drinking an alcoholic drink.

I took a chair, poured myself a small drink and said 'Cheers!'
Cheers, Helen. Drink up.
2. thanking someone

British people sometimes say cheers instead of 'thank you' or 'goodbye'.

'Here you are.' – 'Oh, cheers. Thanks.'
'Thanks for ringing.' – 'OK, cheers.' – 'Bye bye.' – 'Cheers.'
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Translations
наздраве
na zdraví
skål
nos vemossalud
rõõmuhüüded
kiittikippisterve
चीयर्स
uzdravlje
egészségedreszervusz
protos
skál
bedanktcheersciaodank jedank je wel
cześćna zdrowie
pa
na zdravie
skål

cheers

[tʃɪəz] excl (toast) → (alla) salute!, cin cin! (Brit) (fam) (thank you) → grazie!; (goodbye) → ciao!
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