What does Hospitality mean?

Definitions for Hospitalityˌhɒs pɪˈtæl ɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cordial reception, hospitality(noun)

    kindness in welcoming guests or strangers


  1. hospitality(Noun)

    The business of providing catering, lodging and entertainment service.

  2. hospitality(Noun)

    The act or service of welcoming, receiving, hosting, or entertaining guests

    Please thank our hosts for their hospitality during the week that we stayed.

  3. Origin: From hospitalité, from hospitalitas, from hospitalis, from hospes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hospitality(noun)

    the act or practice of one who is hospitable; reception and entertainment of strangers or guests without reward, or with kind and generous liberality

  2. Origin: [L. hospitalitas: cf. F. hospitalit.]


  1. Hospitality

    Hospitality is the relationship between the guest and the host, or the act or practice of being hospitable. Specifically, this includes the reception and entertainment of guests, visitors, or strangers.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hospitality in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hospitality in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Vanna Bonta:

    There is no hospitality like understanding.

  2. Charles Cooley:

    The mind is not a hermit's cell, but a place of hospitality and intercourse.

  3. Washington Irving:

    Christmas is a season for kindling the fire for hospitality in the hall, the genial flame of charity in the heart.

  4. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Give thanks to the earth for the hospitality and generosity. Show gratitude for life, light and every little beauty.

  5. Caroline Bremner:

    At some point the introduction of tech has to be functional, not just novelty, and there's a danger that hospitality goes toward gimmick.

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