Used as a toast or valediction. See salutation.(interjection)
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Use "cheers" in a sentence
"Chirayu: *Keeps two tall glasses on the glass table, pours a large one of Smirnoff in both glasses, puts two ice-cubes in each glass, pours Sprite, lifts the glass and says cheers, to all the beautiful girls in town who are single and lonely, from all the handsome guys who are single and available, now it's your turn to say cheers*) :-)"
"Let me be the first to raise my Miller High Life in cheers to all you comic fanatics!"
"Stop! from Paterson, who came onto the set amid cheers from the audience."