guest definition

  • noun:
    • One who is a recipient of hospitality within house or dining table of another.
    • One to who entertainment or hospitality happens to be extended by another when you look at the role of number or hostess, as at an event.
    • person who pays for dishes or accommodations at a restaurant, resort, or any other establishment; a patron.
    • A distinguished visitor to whom the hospitality of an institution, town, or federal government is extended.
    • A visiting performer, speaker, or contestant, as on a radio or tv system.
    • Zoology A commensal system, specially an insect that lives into the nest or burrow of some other species.
    • a recipient of hospitality, especially some one staying by invite in the home of some other
    • a patron or client in a hotel an such like.
    • an invited visitor or performer to an institution or even a broadcast
    • A visitor; people obtained and entertained in one's home or at an individual's table; a visitor entertained without pay.
    • A lodger or a boarder at a hotel, lodging household, or boarding residence.
    • Any pest that lives inside nest of some other without compulsion and in most cases not quite as a parasite.
    • An inquiline.
    • A stranger; a foreigner.
    • someone got into your house or at your dining table out-of relationship or courtesy; people entertained gratuitously; a visitor sojourning in the house of, or amused at table by, another.
    • people entertained for pay, as at an inn or in a boarding-house; a boarder or lodger.
    • In zoology, a parasite: as, “a dozen tapeworm visitors,” Cobbold.
    • A dialectal variant of ghost. Brockett. Compare larguest.
    • US reporter (born in England) noted for his syndicated homey verse (1881-1959)
    • (computer science) any computer this is certainly hooked up to a pc network
    • a visitor to who hospitality is extended
    • a customer of a hotel or restaurant etc.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To captivate as a guest.
    • to get or captivate hospitably.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to show up as a guest: guested on a television series.
    • become, or act the element of, a guest.
  • adjective:
    • given to friends: guest rooms.
    • Participating as a guest: a guest conductor.
  • verb:
    • appearing as a guest, specifically on a broadcast
    • as a musician, to relax and play as a guest, providing an instrument that a band/orchestra does not ordinarily have in its align (for-instance, percussion in a string musical organization)
  • others:
    • To host as a guest; enjoy with hospitality.
    • to behave the section of a guest; be a guest.

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