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visit meaning and definition

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VISIT noun

Definition of visit (noun)

  1. the act of going to see some person or place or thing for a short time
    • "he dropped by for a visit"
  2. a meeting arranged by the visitor to see someone (such as a doctor or lawyer) for treatment or advice
    • "he scheduled a visit to the dentist"
  3. the act of visiting in an official capacity (as for an inspection)
  4. the act of going to see some person in a professional capacity
    • "a visit to the dentist"
  5. a temporary stay (e.g., as a guest)

VISIT verb

Definition of visit (verb)

  1. go to see a place, as for entertainment
    • "We went to see the Eiffel Tower in the morning"
    • synonyms: see
  2. go to certain places as for sightseeing
    • "Did you ever visit Paris?"
    • synonyms: travel to
  3. pay a brief visit
    • "The mayor likes to call on some of the prominent citizens"
    • synonyms: call, call in
  4. come to see in an official or professional capacity
    • "The governor visited the prison"; "The grant administrator visited the laboratory"
    • synonyms: inspect
  5. impose something unpleasant
  6. talk socially without exchanging too much information
  7. stay with as a guest
    • "Every summer, we visited our relatives in the country for a month"
  8. assail
    • "He was visited with a terrible illness that killed him quickly"
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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