What does Guest mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. guest, inviteenoun

    a visitor to whom hospitality is extended

  2. Guest, Edgar Guest, Edgar Albert Guestnoun

    United States journalist (born in England) noted for his syndicated homey verse (1881-1959)

  3. guestnoun

    a customer of a hotel or restaurant etc.

  4. node, client, guestnoun

    (computer science) any computer that is hooked up to a computer network

Wiktionary

  1. guestnoun

    a recipient of hospitality, specifically someone staying by invitation at the house of another

    Etymology: From gest, from gestr, replacing Old English ġiest.

  2. guestnoun

    a patron or customer in a hotel etc.

    Etymology: From gest, from gestr, replacing Old English ġiest.

  3. guestnoun

    an invited visitor or performer to an institution or to a broadcast

    Etymology: From gest, from gestr, replacing Old English ġiest.

  4. guestverb

    to appear as a guest, especially on a broadcast

    Etymology: From gest, from gestr, replacing Old English ġiest.

  5. guestverb

    as a musician, to play as a guest, providing an instrument that a band/orchestra does not normally have in its line up (for instance, percussion in a string band)

    Etymology: From gest, from gestr, replacing Old English ġiest.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Guestnoun

    a visitor; a person received and entertained in one's house or at one's table; a visitor entertained without pay

    Etymology: [OE. gest, AS. gst, gest; akin to OS., D., & G. gast, Icel. gestr, Sw. gst, Dan. Gjst, Goth. gasts, Russ. goste, and to L. hostis enemy, stranger; the meaning stranger is the older one, but the root is unknown. Cf. Host an army, Hostile.]

  2. Guestverb

    to receive or entertain hospitably

    Etymology: [OE. gest, AS. gst, gest; akin to OS., D., & G. gast, Icel. gestr, Sw. gst, Dan. Gjst, Goth. gasts, Russ. goste, and to L. hostis enemy, stranger; the meaning stranger is the older one, but the root is unknown. Cf. Host an army, Hostile.]

  3. Guestverb

    to be, or act the part of, a guest

    Etymology: [OE. gest, AS. gst, gest; akin to OS., D., & G. gast, Icel. gestr, Sw. gst, Dan. Gjst, Goth. gasts, Russ. goste, and to L. hostis enemy, stranger; the meaning stranger is the older one, but the root is unknown. Cf. Host an army, Hostile.]

Freebase

  1. Guest

    Guest is the first studio album by Critters Buggin of Seattle, Washington and was released in 1994 on Stone Gossard's then new label Loosegroove. Guest was reissued by Kufala Recordings in 2004.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Guest

    gest, n. a visitor received and entertained.—n. Guest′-cham′ber (B.), a chamber or room for the accommodation of guests.—v.i. Guest′en (Scot.), to stay as a guest.—adv. Guest′wise, in the manner or capacity of a guest. [A.S. gest, gæst; allied to Dut. and Ger. gast, L. hostis, stranger, enemy.]

Entomology

  1. Guest

    applied to those insects that live in nests or dwelling places of other species, not necessarily at the expense of the host.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Guest' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3997

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Guest' in Nouns Frequency: #818

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Guest in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Guest in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Guest in a Sentence

  1. William Feather:

    A hotel isn't like a home, but it's better than being a house guest.

  2. Marie Osmond:

    After guest co-hosting and appearing as a guest on the show throughout the years, I am thrilled to now call this my day job, i look forward to working with Sharon, Sheryl Underwood, Eve and Carrie Ann, who are such smart, strong, talented women whom I immensely respect. I can not wait to share this exciting new chapter with the viewers and the CBS family.

  3. George Frost Kennan:

    One sometimes feels a guest of one's time and not a member of its household.

  4. Stephanie Sadowski:

    They want to have a party. Planning their wedding, they’ve made concessions along the way, they've reduced, reducedand reduced their guest count in Washington, D.C.

  5. Zoe Chan of Hotels.com:

    We only allow guests to post reviews to our site if they have booked a hotel on Hotels.com and have completed their stay, once the stay is completed, Hotels.com sends the guest a link so they may write a review. No incentive is offered for this information.

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