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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 ?
His valet looked at the visitors through a sort of wicket; and if their faces were unknown to him or displeased him, he replied that the abbe was not in Paris, an answer which satisfied most persons, because the abbe was known to be a great traveller.
Jokubas did this with the air of a country gentleman escorting a party of visitors over his estate; he was an old-time resident, and all these wonders had grown up under his eyes, and he had a personal pride in them.
As the visitors entered the enclosure the Wizard let the door swing back into place, and at once the line of soldiers tumbled over, fell flat upon their backs, and lay fluttering upon the ground.
At last, however, on the repeated positive assurance that he really was Prince Muishkin, and must absolutely see the general on business, the bewildered domestic showed him into a little ante-chamber leading to a waiting-room that adjoined the general's study, there handing him over to another servant, whose duty it was to be in this ante-chamber all the morning, and announce visitors to the general.
Tea was prepared there, and such little company arrangements had been made as usually attended the reception of expected visitors.
And my, how they did stare when the High Chamberlain threw open the doors and the visitors entered the Throne-Room!
Levin let his friend to the room set apart for visitors, where Stepan Arkadyevitch's things were carried also--a bag, a gun in a case, a satchel for cigars.
But her conclusion was false; for on the very morning after their arrival at Lambton, these visitors came.
In the afternoon several young girls of Marlott, former schoolfellows and acquaintances of Tess, called to see her, arriving dressed in their best starched and ironed, as became visitors to a person who had made a transcendent conquest (as they supposed), and sat round the room looking at her with great curiosity.
After the 23rd of September the enclosure of Stones hill was thrown open to the public; and it will be easily imagined what was the concourse of visitors to this spot
There was a policeman not far off, advancing with his bull's eye open; and at the sight, I thought my visitor started and made greater haste.
I stood upon the hearth-rug and picked up the stick which our visitor had left behind him the night before.