cordial+reception

  • 1 cordial reception — warm welcome, friendly greeting …

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  • 2 cordial reception — noun kindness in welcoming guests or strangers • Syn: ↑hospitality • Ant: ↑inhospitality (for: ↑hospitality) • Derivationally related forms: ↑hospitable ( …

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  • 3 cordial — cordial, iale, iaux [ kɔrdjal, jo ] adj. et n. m. • 1314; lat. cordialis, de cor « cœur » 1 ♦ Vieilli ou littér. Qui stimule le fonctionnement du cœur. ⇒ remontant, stimulant, 1. tonique. « des sels dont la puissance cordiale me ranima un peu »… …

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  • 4 cordial — cordially, adv. cordialness, n. /kawr jeuhl/ or, esp. Brit., / dee euhl/, adj. 1. courteous and gracious; friendly; warm: a cordial reception. 2. invigorating the heart; stimulating. 3. sincere; heartfelt: a cordial dislike. 4. Archaic. of or… …

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  • 5 cordial — cor•dial [[t]ˈkɔr dʒəl[/t]] esp. brit. [[t] di əl[/t]] adj. 1) courteous and gracious; warm: a cordial reception[/ex] 2) invigorating the heart; stimulating 3) sincere; heartfelt: a cordial dislike[/ex] 4) archaic of or pertaining to the heart 5) …

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  • 6 reception — n. social gathering 1) to give, hold; host a reception 2) a diplomatic; formal; informal; official; wedding reception 3) a reception for (a reception for graduating students) 4) at a reception (we met at the reception) reaction, response greeting …

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  • 7 cordial welcome — warm reception, hearty welcome …

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  • 8 gracious — gracious, cordial, affable, genial, sociable are used to describe persons or their words or acts who or which are markedly pleasant and easy in social intercourse. Gracious implies kindliness and courtesy especially to inferiors. When it carries… …

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  • 9 china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …

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  • 10 China — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. People s Republic of, a country in E Asia. 1,221,591,778; 3,691,502 sq. mi. (9,560,990 sq. km). Cap.: Beijing. 2. Republic of. Also called Nationalist China. a republic consisting mainly of the island of Taiwan off the SE coast …

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  • 11 Making of the Catholic Encyclopedia —     Making of the Catholic Encyclopedia     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Making of the Catholic Encyclopedia (1917)     The need of a Catholic Encyclopedia in English was manifest for many years before it was decided to publish one. Editors of… …

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  • 12 welcome — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. greeting, salutation, cordial reception, glad hand (sl.). v. t. greet, salute; embrace, receive (gladly), hail. adj. pleasing, agreeable, acceptable, wanted, gratifying. See courtesy, sociality,… …

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  • 13 hospitable — adjective Date: circa 1570 1. a. given to generous and cordial reception of guests b. promising or suggesting generous and cordial welcome c. offering a pleasant or sustaining environment 2. readily receptive ; open < hospitable to new ideas > •… …

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  • 14 education — /ej oo kay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or others intellectually for mature life. 2. the act or process of… …

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  • 15 Irish Quebecers — ( fr. Québécois Irlandais) are residents of the Canadian province of Quebec who have Irish ancestry. In 2006, there were 406,085 Quebecers who identified themselves as having partial or exclusive Irish descent in Quebec, representing 5.5% of the… …

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  • 16 Kupechesky Hotel Krasnoyarsk (Krasnoyarsk) — Kupechesky Hotel Krasnoyarsk country: Russia, city: Krasnoyarsk (City) Kupechesky Hotel Krasnoyarsk The Kupechesky Hotel offers a cordial reception, beautiful accommodation and perfect settings for your events, to make your stay pleasant.… …

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  • 17 Disciples of Christ — a Christian denomination, founded in the U.S. by Alexander Campbell in the early part of the 19th century, that rejects all creeds, holds the Bible as a sufficient rule of faith and practice, administers baptism by immersion, celebrates the Lord… …

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  • 18 Adam Mickiewicz — Born Adam Bernard Mickiewicz, December 24, 1798(1798 12 24), Zaosie, Russian Empire Died …

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  • 19 Guillaume Thomas François Raynal — (April 12, 1711 ndash; March 6, 1796) was a French writer.He was born at Saint Geniez in Rouergue. He was educated at the Jesuit school of Pézenas, and received priest s orders, but he was dismissed for unexplained reasons from the parish of… …

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  • 20 History of the English language — English is a West Germanic language that originated from the Anglo Frisian dialects brought to Britain by Germanic invaders from various parts of what is now northwest Germany and the Netherlands. Initially, Old English was a diverse group of… …

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