Learn how to say Hellos correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word hello:
used as a greeting or to begin a telephone conversation:
hello there, Katie!
British used to express surprise:
hello, what’s all this then?
used as a cry to attract someone’s attention:
‘Hello below!’ he cried
used informally to express sarcasm or anger:
Hello! Did you even get what the play was about?
noun (plural hellos)
an utterance of ‘hello’; a greeting:
she was getting polite nods and hellos from people
verb (helloes, helloing, helloed)
say or shout ‘hello’:
I pressed the phone button and helloed
late 19th century: variant of earlier hollo; related to holla