wave goodbye

This page is about the collocation wave goodbye

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to wave your hand when leaving, or when someone else is leaving

For example

  • I waved goodbye to my dad as I left.

  • She was crying as she waved her children goodbye.

Quick Quiz

My kids waved goodbye as they were

a. going to sleep

b. leaving for school

c. coming back home

Contributor: Matt Errey