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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 ?
Grandmother gave the visitors sugar-cakes and hot coffee.
Now, flanked by its dozen or more cottages, which were always filled with exclusive visitors from the "Quartier Francais," it enabled Madame Lebrun to maintain the easy and comfortable existence which appeared to be her birthright.
But so soon as they were observed the whole of the juvenile pack raised, by common consent, a shrill and warning whoop; and then sank, as it were, by magic, from before the sight of their visitors.
Young Andrews sprang to his feet, and, with the force of a hose flushing a gutter, swept his soiled visitors into the hall.
The afternoon did not, however, bring their expected visitors.
One inauspicious circumstance there was, which awakened a hardly concealed displeasure in the breasts of a few of the more punctilious visitors.
An Indian in his native garb was standing there; but the red men were not so infrequent visitors of the English settlements that one of them would have attracted any notice from Hester Prynne at such a time; much less would he have excluded all other objects and ideas from her mind.
But think not that this famous town has only harpooneers, cannibals, and bumpkins to show her visitors.
Sometimes visitors from the packing houses would wander out to see this "dump," and they would stand by and debate as to whether the children were eating the food they got, or merely collecting it for the chickens at home.
The conversation was here interrupted by the announcement of some visitors.
I judged that the Irish knight was in trouble with the visitors by this time, and this turned out to be the case.
None of these visitors was at ease, but, being honest people, they didn't pretend to be.