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vis·i·tor

 (vĭz′ĭ-tər)
n.
One that visits: Sunday afternoon visitors; lost the game to the visitors.

visitor

(ˈvɪzɪtə)
n
1. a person who pays a visit; caller, guest, tourist, etc
2. (Zoology) another name for visitant4

vis•i•tor

(ˈvɪz ɪ tər)

n.
a person who visits, as for reasons of friendship, business, duty, travel, or the like.
[1400–50; late Middle English visitour < Anglo-French; Old French visiteor < Late Latin vīsitātor= Latin vīsitā(re) to visit + -tor -tor]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.visitor - someone who visitsvisitor - someone who visits      
traveler, traveller - a person who changes location
boulevardier - a visitor of a city boulevard (especially in Paris)
caller, company - a social or business visitor; "the room was a mess because he hadn't expected company"
guest, invitee - a visitor to whom hospitality is extended
visiting fireman - an important or distinguished visitor

visitor

noun
1. guest, caller, company, visitant The other day we had some visitors from London.
2. (often plural) tourist, vacationer (U.S.), holidaymaker, sightseer, pilgrim, daytripper Thousands of visitors flock to see this historical monument.

visitor

noun
1. A person or persons visiting one:
2. One that arrives:
Translations
زَائِرزائِر
návštěvník-ice
besøgendegæst
vieras
posjetitelj
látogató
gestur, aîkomumaîur
訪問者
방문객
obiskovalec
besökare
ผู้เยี่ยม
khách đến thăm

visitor

[ˈvɪzɪtəʳ]
A. N
1. (to one's home) → visita f
she had a visitor earliertuvo una visita antes
we had a constant stream of visitorsno paraba de visitarnos gente
to have visitorstener visita
we can't invite you because we've got visitorsno podemos invitarte porque tenemos visita
2. (in hotel) → huésped(a) m/f
3. (to place) (= tourist) → turista mf, visitante mf; (= tripper) → excursionista mf; (to zoo, exhibition) → visitante mf; (to hospital, prison) → visita f
visitors to this country must be made to feel welcomelos que visitan este país deben sentirse bien recibidos
the museum had 900 visitorsel museo recibió a 900 visitantes
sorry, we're just visitors herelo siento, estamos aquí de visita nada más
the summer visitors bring a lot of moneylos veraneantes aportan mucho dinero
he's only allowed two visitors [patient, prisoner] → sólo puede recibir dos visitas
B. CPD visitor centre, visitor center (US) Ncentro m de información
visitors' book Nlibro m de visitas

visitor

[ˈvɪzɪtər] n
(= caller) → visiteur/euse m/f
to have a visitor, to have visitors → avoir de la visite
(to city, country, museum, park)visiteur/euse m/f
foreign visitors → visiteurs/euses mpl/fpl étrangersvisitor centre naccueil m des visiteurs (sur un site d'intérêt touristique avec exposition, diaporama, cafétéria etc)visitors' book n (gen)livre m d'or; (in hotel)registre m

visitor

nBesucher(in) m(f); (in hotel) → Gast m; to have visitors/a visitorBesuch haben; the great tit is a rare visitor in these partsdie Kohlmeise hält sich selten in diesen Breiten auf; visitors’ bookGästebuch nt

visitor

[ˈvɪzɪtəʳ] n (guest) → ospite m/f; (tourist) → turista m/f; (in hospital, at zoo, exhibition) → visitatore/trice
visitors to the town → i visitatori della città
you've got a visitor (in hospital, at home) → c'è una visita per te

visit

(ˈvizit) verb
1. to go to see (a person or place). We visited my parents at the weekend; They visited the ruins at Pompeii while they were on holiday.
2. to stay in (a place) or with (a person) for a time. Many birds visit (Britain) only during the summer months.
noun
an act of going to see someone or something for pleasure, socially, professionally etc, or going to stay for a time. We went on a visit to my aunt's; the children's visit to the museum.
ˈvisitor noun
a person who visits, socially or professionally. I'm expecting visitors from America; We're having visitors next week.

visitor

زَائِر návštěvník besøgende Besucher επισκέπτης visitante vieras visiteur posjetitelj visitatore 訪問者 방문객 bezoeker besøkende gość visitante посетитель besökare ผู้เยี่ยม ziyaretçi khách đến thăm 访问者

visitor

n visitante mf
References in classic literature ?
Struck with a new idea, young Willard turned and walked toward his visitor.
Damon, living in a neighboring town, was a frequent visitor in the Swift home.
So soon as their visitor had passed, the observant warriors fell back from the entrance, and arranging themselves about him, they seemed patiently to await the moment when it might comport with the dignity of the stranger to speak.
Attired in a suit of shining black alpaca, the visitor had evidently prepared himself with some care for a possible interview.
Grose, whom he was sure his visitor would like and who had formerly been maid to his mother.
It impelled the visitor to questions and then the residents would explain, quietly, that all this was "made" land, and that it had been "made" by using it as a dumping ground for the city garbage.
The simple truthfulness of its noble work wins the heart and the applause of every visitor, be he learned or ignorant.
The visitor was a good-natured, ignorant, energetic middle-aged Irishman named John Buckstone, who was a great politician in a small way, and always took a large share in public matters of every sort.
Everything beautiful was to happen in Brunswick if she could be there by August,--everything that heart could wish or imagination conceive, for she was to be Miss Emily's very own visitor, and sit at table with college professors and other great men.
The backgammontable was placed; but a visitor immediately afterwards walked in and made it unnecessary.
Dashwood, she preferred going directly to the cottage to being a visitor at Barton Park; and she relied so undoubtingly on Sir John's description of the house, as to feel no curiosity to examine it herself till she entered it as her own.
Some one had entered the shrubbery from the lane; and Magdalen at once placed herself at the window to catch the first sight of the visitor through the trees.

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