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Related to welcomer: greeter


1. Received with pleasure and hospitality into one's company or home: a welcome guest.
2. Giving pleasure or satisfaction; agreeable or gratifying: a welcome respite from hard work.
3. Cordially or willingly permitted or invited: You are welcome to join us.
4. Used in the expression you're welcome to acknowledge an expression of gratitude.
1. A cordial greeting or hospitable reception given to an arriving person.
2. A reception upon arrival: gave the stranger an unfriendly welcome.
3. The state of being welcome: Don't overstay your welcome.
tr.v. wel·comed, wel·com·ing, wel·comes
1. To greet, receive, or entertain (another or others) cordially or hospitably.
2. To receive or accept gladly: would welcome a little privacy.
Used to greet cordially a visitor or recent arrival.
wear out (one's) welcome
To visit so often or stay so long as to become a nuisance.

[Middle English, alteration (influenced by wel, well) of Old English wilcuma, welcome guest, welcome; see gwā- in Indo-European roots.]

wel′come·ly adv.
wel′come·ness n.
wel′com·er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.welcomer - a person who greetswelcomer - a person who greets; "the newcomers were met by smiling greeters"
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
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It was an hour after sunup that I heard the boys coming, and recognized the hoof-beats of Pomp and Caesar and Jerry, old mates of mine; and a welcomer sound there couldn't ever be.
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uk Volunteer Ward Welcomer, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust "We are looking for caring and passionate people who want to make a difference to join our organisation.
An accustomed dawn welcomer, Emily had often attended a club night called Legends of the Dark Black in Plymouth, which she describes as a 90s style rave.
Nothing could have been welcomer this day than such a torrential downpour.
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I have worshipped at the cathedral since before the consecration and for many years have been a volunteer welcomer.
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When we arrived at the fish farm, the Romanian came out of his shed and walked over to us very quickly, one arm extended as if he were an official welcomer rushing out to shake the hands of a pair of dignitaries.