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greeting card

n.
A folded, decorated card bearing a message of greeting, congratulation, or other sentiment, usually sent or given on a special occasion or holiday.

greet′ing card`


n.
a card, usu. folded, printed with a message or sentiment, and illustrated, for mailing or giving to a person on a special occasion, as a holiday or a birthday.
[1895–1900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.greeting card - a card sent to express personal greetingsgreeting card - a card sent to express personal greetings
card - a rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures); "they sent us a card from Miami"
birthday card - a card expressing a birthday greeting
Christmas card - a card expressing a Christmas greeting
Easter card - a card expressing an Easter greeting
Valentine - a card sent or given (as to a sweetheart) on Saint Valentine's Day
Translations
přání
lykønskningskort
onnittelukortti
čestitka
üdvözlőkártyaüdvözlőlap
グリーティングカード
카드
gratulationskort
บัตรอวยพร
bưu thiếp

greeting card

greetings card nbiglietto d'auguri

greeting card

بِطَاقَةٌ تَهْنِئَة přání lykønskningskort Grußkarte ευχετήρια κάρτα tarjeta de felicitación onnittelukortti carte de vœux čestitka biglietto d'auguri グリーティングカード 카드 wenskaart gratulasjonskort kartka z życzeniami cartão comemorativo поздравительная открытка gratulationskort บัตรอวยพร tebrik kartı bưu thiếp 贺卡
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