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Definition of Welcome

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interjection used to greet a visitor or recent arrival in a friendly manner; salutation to one who is a newcomer
blessed, wanted; received with pleasure; free, given consent (to do something)
receive, accept warmly; accept willingly; greet with kindness; greet a newcomer; receive a person into one's home
reception; greeting
name of town in Minnesota (USA)
Welcome Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
English-Latin Online Dictionary
Welcome Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(v. t.)
To salute with kindness, as a newcomer; to receive and entertain hospitably and cheerfully; as, to welcome a visitor; to welcome a new idea.
Salutation to a newcomer.
Received with gladness; admitted willingly to the house, entertainment, or company; as, a welcome visitor.
Producing gladness; grateful; as, a welcome present; welcome news.
Kind reception of a guest or newcomer; as, we entered the house and found a ready welcome.
Free to have or enjoy gratuitously; as, you are welcome to the use of my library.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
hEnglish - advanced version

weld \weld\, n. the state of being welded; the joint made by welding.

  similar words(5) 

 to bid welcome 
 welcome wagon 
 you`re welcome 
 welcome mat 
Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
fáilte, altachadh-beatha
I welcome a person: cuirim fáilte roimh dhuine
Welcome!: Fáilte romhat!
welcome!, hail!: Dia do bheatha! Sé do bheatha! (last word used in Connaught; lit. God thy life; an often heard salution)
You're welcome!: Tá fáilte romhat!
A hundred thousand welcomes!: Céad míle fáilte (romhat)!
English Phonetics
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Arfoll = n. reception, welcome; contract; promise
Croesaw = n. a welcome
Croesawu = v. to welcome
Glasresaw = n. half welcome
Gresaw = n. a welcome
Gresawu = v. to welcome
Hawddammawr = n. a welcome
Hawddammori = v. to welcome
Australian Slang
get out of here
not popular
not popular
WordNet 2.0

1. the state of being welcome; "don't outstay your welcome"
(hypernym) acceptance
2. a greeting or reception; "the proposal got a warm welcome"
(hypernym) greeting, salutation
(hyponym) cordial reception, hospitality

1. accept gladly; "I welcome your proposals"
(hypernym) accept, take, have
2. bid welcome to; greet upon arrival
(synonym) receive
(antonym) say farewell
(hypernym) greet, recognize, recognise
(derivation) greeter, saluter, welcomer
3. receive someone, as into one's house
(hypernym) receive, take in, invite

1. giving pleasure or satisfaction or received with pleasure or freely granted; "a welcome relief"; "a welcome guest"; "made the children feel welcome"; "you are welcome to join us"
(antonym) unwelcome
(similar) invited, wanted
(see-also) invited
Welcome Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Australian GPS + Postcode Town Index
QLD -15.35 144.64999
Welcome Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Dream Dictionary
To dream that you receive a warm welcome into any society, foretells that you will become distinguished among your acquaintances and will have deference shown you by strangers. Your fortune will approximate anticipation.

To accord others welcome, denotes your congeniality and warm nature will be your passport into pleasures, or any other desired place.
Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted, or "What's in a dream": a scientific and practical exposition; By Gustavus Hindman, 1910. For the open domain e-text see: Guttenberg Project
Welcome Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Welcome may refer to:

  • Welcome, Devon, a small village in England on the north coast of Devon by the border with Cornwall
  • Welcome (Delhi Metro), a metro station
  • Welcome Islands, a small rocky archipelago to the north of the main island of South Georgia
  • Welcome, Ontario, Canada

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Welcome Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
A Basic Guide to ASL
The open right hand, held up before the body, sweeps down in an arc and over toward the left side of the chest, ending in the palm-up position. Reversing the movement gives the passive form of the verb, except that the hand does not arc upward but rather simply moves outward in a small arc from the body.