Guest

  • 1 Guest — may refer to:* Guest (word), one who is a recipient of hospitality at the home or table of another. * The Guest , a short story by Albert Camus * The Guest (album), a 2002 album by Phantom Planet * USS Guest (DD 472), a U.S. Navy Fletcher class… …

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  • 2 Guest — steht für: einen Ortsteil der Gemeinde Diedrichshagen im Landkreis Vorpommern Greifswald in Mecklenburg Vorpommern Guest ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Charlotte Guest (1812–1895), britische Übersetzerin Barbara Guest (1920–2006), US… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 3 guest — n. Someone who receives hospitality; someone invited into another person’s home for entertainment or driven by another person in a car without paying for the ride. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc.… …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 guest — has developed a wide range of uses in which payment may or may not be involved (as it is with paying guests and guest workers). The development of attributive uses (before a noun) that go well beyond the core meaning of guest may be seen in guest …

    Modern English usage

  • 5 guest — (n.) O.E. gæst, giest (Anglian gest) guest; enemy; stranger, the common notion being stranger, from P.Gmc. *gastiz (Cf. O.Fris. jest, Du. gast, Ger. Gast, Goth. gasts guest, originally stranger ), from PIE root *ghosti strange …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 guest — guest·en; guest·er; guest; guest·ing; guest·less; guest·ly; bar·guest; …

    English syllables

  • 7 guest — [gest] noun [countable] someone who is paying to stay in a hotel: • The hotel still prepares guests bills by hand. * * * guest UK US /gest/ noun [C] ► a person who has been invited to a place: »The factory owners treated us as honored guests.… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 8 guest — ► NOUN 1) a person invited to visit someone s home or take part in a function. 2) a visiting performer invited to take part in an entertainment. 3) a person staying at a hotel or boarding house. ► VERB informal ▪ appear as a guest. ● be my guest… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9 guest — [gest] n. [ME gest < ON gestr, akin to OE gæst, Ger gast < IE base * ghostis, stranger, guest > L hostis] 1. a) a person entertained at the home of another; visitor b) a person entertained by another acting as host at a restaurant,… …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 Guest — (g[e^]st), n. [OE. gest, AS. g[ae]st, gest; akin to OS., D., & G. gast, Icel. gestr, Sw. g[ a]st, Dan. Gj[ a]st, Goth. gasts, Russ. goste, and to L. hostis enemy, stranger; the meaning stranger is the older one, but the root is unknown. Cf.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Guest — Guest, v. i. To be, or act the part of, a guest. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] And tell me, best of princes, who he was That guested here so late. Chapman. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Guest — Guest, v. t. To receive or entertain hospitably. [Obs.] Sylvester. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 guest — s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} TS inform. in Internet, parola digitata al posto della login in siti o parte di siti il cui accesso è mantenuto libero a scopo dimostrativo {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1998. ETIMO: ingl. guest propr. ospite …

    Dizionario italiano

  • 14 guest — /gɛst/ s. ingl. (propr. ospite ), usato in ital. come s.m. e f. [personaggio di grande richiamo che partecipa a una trasmissione, anche nell espressione guest star ] ▶◀ ospite (d onore) …

    Enciclopedia Italiana

  • 15 Guest PC — es un emulador (programa que permite usar programas de otra plataforma) de sistemas x86 para PowerPC, desarrollado por Lismore Software Systems, Ltd. para ejecutar Windows. Enlaces externos Lismore Systems. Categoría: Emuladores …

    Wikipedia Español

  • 16 Guest —   [englisch, gest], auch Guestmusician, Gastmusiker …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 17 guest — *visitor, caller, visitant …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 18 guest — [n] person accommodated, given hospitality bedfellow, boarder, caller, client, companion, company, customer, frequenter*, habitué, inmate, lodger, mate, out of towner*, partaker, patron, recipient, renter, roomer, sharer, sojourner, tenant,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 19 guest|ly — «GEHST lee», adjective. of guests; suitable for guests: »guestly behavior, guestly courtesy …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 20 guest — guest1 [ gest ] noun count *** 1. ) someone you have invited to your home, for a party or a meal, or to stay the night: We ve got guests staying this weekend. tips for getting rid of unwanted guests welcome/greet/receive a guest: The President… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English