Definitions for WELCOMEˈwɛl kəm

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. welcome(noun)

    the state of being welcome

    "don't outstay your welcome"

  2. welcome(adj)

    a greeting or reception

    "the proposal got a warm welcome"

  3. welcome(verb)

    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"

  4. welcome(verb)

    accept gladly

    "I welcome your proposals"

  5. welcome, receive(verb)

    bid welcome to; greet upon arrival

  6. welcome(verb)

    receive someone, as into one's house

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. welcome(Noun)

    The act of greeting someoneu2019s arrival, especially by saying "Welcome!"; reception.

  2. welcome(Noun)

    The utterance of such a greeting.

  3. welcome(Verb)

    to affirm or greet the arrival of someone, especially by saying "Welcome!".

  4. welcome(Verb)

    to accept something willingly or gladly.

    We welcome suggestions for improvement.

  5. welcome(Adjective)

    Whose arrival is a cause of joy.

  6. welcome(Interjection)

    Greeting given upon someoneu2019s arrival.

  7. Origin: From welcome, wolcume, wulcume, wilcume, from wilcuma , from weljakwumô, equivalent to . Cognate with walcome, wolkom, welkom, willkommen, Danish and Norwegian velkommen, Swedish välkommen, velkomin.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Welcome(noun)

    received with gladness; admitted willingly to the house, entertainment, or company; as, a welcome visitor

  2. Welcome(noun)

    producing gladness; grateful; as, a welcome present; welcome news

  3. Welcome(noun)

    free to have or enjoy gratuitously; as, you are welcome to the use of my library

  4. Welcome(noun)

    salutation to a newcomer

  5. Welcome(noun)

    kind reception of a guest or newcomer; as, we entered the house and found a ready welcome

  6. Welcome(verb)

    to salute with kindness, as a newcomer; to receive and entertain hospitably and cheerfully; as, to welcome a visitor; to welcome a new idea

  7. Origin: [OE. welcome, welcume, wilcume, AS. wilcuma a welcome guest, from wil-, as a prefix, akin to willa will + cuma a comer, fr. cuman to come; hence, properly, one who comes so as to please another's will; cf. Icel. velkominn welcome, G. willkommen. See Will, n., and Come.]

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  1. Welcome

    Welcome is a census-designated place in Davidson County, in the U.S. state of North Carolina. The population was 4,162 at the 2010 census. It is nationally known as the home of NASCAR's Richard Childress. The town motto is "Welcome to Welcome, A Friendly Place," as posted on the welcoming sign. Neighboring communities and municipalities include Midway, Arcadia, and Lexington.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'WELCOME' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3652

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'WELCOME' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2029

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'WELCOME' in Nouns Frequency: #2918

  4. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'WELCOME' in Verbs Frequency: #358

  5. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'WELCOME' in Adjectives Frequency: #480

Translations for WELCOME

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • verwelkomAfrikaans
  • رحب, ترحيبArabic
  • желани, желано, добре дошъл, добре дошли, добре дошла, приветствам, желана, желанBulgarian
  • [[donar]] la [[benvinguda]], benvinguda, acollir, benvingutCatalan, Valencian
  • vítat, vítanýCzech
  • До́брѣ прити́Old Church Slavonic, Church Slavonic, Old Bulgarian
  • croesawuWelsh
  • byde velkommen, velkommenDanish
  • begrüßen, Begrüßung, willkommen heißen, willkommen, Empfang, gutheißenGerman
  • bonvenigi, bonvenaEsperanto
  • agradable, bienvenida, bienvenido, [[dar#Spanish, acogida, bienvenidosSpanish
  • ongi etorriBasque
  • tervetulotoivotus, [[toivottaa]] [[tervetullut, tervehtiminen, toivottaa tervetulleeksi, tervetullut, vastaanottoFinnish
  • bienvenu, souhaiter la bienvenue, bienvenue, accueillir, accueilFrench
  • ferwolkomjeWestern Frisian
  • fàilte, cuir fàilte airScottish Gaelic
  • benvindo, benvidoGalician
  • ברוך הבאHebrew
  • आपका स्वागत हैHindi
  • fogad, üdvözlés, üdvözöl, kellemes, szívesen látott, fogadtatásHungarian
  • benveniteInterlingua
  • sambut, dielu-elukanIndonesian
  • bonvenigarIdo
  • benvenuto, accoglienzaItalian
  • 歓迎, うれしく思う, 歓迎すべき, 歓迎するJapanese
  • ការស្វាគមន៍, ទទួលKhmer
  • 환영, 환영하다Korean
  • volens, alicuius adventu festum agere, alicuius adventu festum ago, acceptus, adventu festum agoLatin
  • rāhiriMāori
  • прием, пожелува добредојде, пречекува, добредојде, прима, добредојденMacedonian
  • verwelkomen, welkom, graag gezien, begroeting, graag ontvangen, verwelkoming, welkom heten, welkome, ontvangstDutch
  • mile widziany, powitanie, witaćPolish
  • recepção, acolher, [[dar]] as [[boas-vindas]] a, bem-vindo, boas-vindas, aceitar, receberPortuguese
  • binevenit, întâmpina, binevenităRomanian
  • приветствовать, желанный, приём, приветствиеRussian
  • poželjan, željna, željan, poželjni, poželjna, željno, željni, poželjnoSerbo-Croatian
  • dobrodošlica, dobrodošla, dobrodošelSlovene
  • välkomna, välkommenSwedish
  • mabuhayTagalog
  • buyurmakTurkish
  • خوش آمدیدUrdu
  • chào, hoan nghênhVietnamese
  • vekömön, vekömikVolapük

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