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vis·it

 (vĭz′ĭt)
v. vis·it·ed, vis·it·ing, vis·its
v.tr.
1.
a. To go to see or spend time with (someone); call on socially: visit friends.
b. To go to see in order to aid or console: visit the sick and dying.
c. To stay with (someone) as a guest.
d. To go to see in an official or professional capacity: visited the dentist; a priest visiting his parishioners.
2.
a. To go to see or spend time at (a place) with a certain intent: visit a museum; visited London.
b. To access (a website).
3. To occur to or occupy the mind of: was visited by a bizarre thought.
4. To consider or discuss: Has she visited that topic on her blog?
5.
a. To afflict or assail: A plague visited the village.
b. To inflict or impose: In the Bible, God visits his wrath on the sinful.
c. Archaic To inflict punishment on or for; avenge: The sins of the ancestors were visited on their descendants.
v.intr.
1. To make a visit.
2. Informal To converse or chat: Stay and visit with me for a while.
n.
1. The act or an instance of visiting a person or place.
2. A stay or sojourn as a guest.

[Middle English visiten, from Old French visiter, from Latin vīsitāre, frequentative of vīsere, to want to see, go to see, from vidēre, to see; see weid- in Indo-European roots.]

visiting

(ˈvɪzɪtɪŋ)
adj
in a place for a short time in order to do something
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.visiting - the activity of making visitsvisiting - the activity of making visits; "the purpose was to promote homes, clubs, visiting, and other services"
visit - the act of going to see some person or place or thing for a short time; "he dropped by for a visit"
Translations

visiting

[ˈvɪzɪtɪŋ]
A. ADJ [speaker, professor] → invitado; [team] → visitante, de fuera
we're on visiting termsnos visitamos
B. CPD visiting card Ntarjeta f de visita
visiting hours NPLhoras fpl de visita
visiting nurse N (US) → enfermera f que visita a domicilio
visiting rights NPLderecho msing de visita
visiting time Nhoras fpl de visita

visiting

[ˈvɪzɪtɪŋ] adj [speaker] → invité(e); [team] → des visiteursvisiting card ncarte f de visitevisiting hours nplheures fpl de visitevisiting nurse n (US)infirmière f à domicilevisiting professor nprofesseur associévisiting time nheures fpl de visite

visiting

nBesuche pl
adj scholar, expertGast-; dignitary, monarch, royalty, queender/die zu Besuch ist

visiting

:
visiting card
nVisitenkarte f
visiting hours
plBesuchszeiten pl
visiting nurse
n (US) → ˜ Bezirkskrankenschwester f
visiting professor
nGastprofessor(in) m(f)
visiting rights
plBesuchsrecht nt
visiting team
n the visitingdie Gäste pl
visiting terms
pl I’m not on visiting with himich kenne ihn nicht so gut, dass ich ihn besuchen gehen würde
visiting time
nBesuchszeit f

visiting

[ˈvɪzɪtɪŋ] adj (speaker, professor, team) → ospite
References in classic literature ?
Here it is proposed to remain two days, visiting the harbors, fortifications, and battlefields of the Crimea; thence back through the Bosphorus, touching at Constantinople to take in any who may have preferred to remain there; down through the Sea of Marmora and the Dardanelles, along the coasts of ancient Troy and Lydia in Asia, to Smyrna, which will be reached in two or two and a half days from Constantinople.
At one time the Fox and the Stork were on visiting terms and seemed very good friends.
Lady Susan, in a letter to her brother-in-law, has declared her intention of visiting us almost immediately; and as such a visit is in all probability merely an affair of convenience, it is impossible to conjecture its length.
The business of her life was to get her daughters married; its solace was visiting and news.
But sources said that XI abandoned the idea of visiting Nepal when te latter failed to make preparations.
During a state or official visit, the visiting head of state or chief of government is often invited to address a joint meeting of the US Congress.
The policies undertaken by His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah both on the regional and international scales helped in promoting Kuwait's stature to the world and resulted in an increasing number of Arab and foreign officials visiting the state.
Tourists visiting Estonia spent an estimated total of 175 million euros.
The delegation is visiting China under a youth exchange programme.
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