January 22, 2015 – Word of the Day
To visit is to go to a place to see a thing or spend time with a person.
- We’re visiting some friends this weekend.
- The police visited the house across the street.
- Ole and Lena were visited over the holidays by family and friends.
- Latifah visits this website almost every day.
- What are some places that you like to visit?
The word "visit" is also used as a noun.
- Vera stayed for a short visit.
- Edward dropped by for a surprise visit.
- Let’s make a visit to Ireland next year.
- Our visit to the zoo lasted the entire day.
- I’m sorry. We have to cut our visit short.
- Carl extended his visit by another week.
- We had a nice visit.
- He paid a visit to a friend in the hospital.
He’s visiting a friend.
The word "vistor" is used for a person who makes a visit:
- He received many visitors while staying in the hospital.
- Visitors to the museum are asked to make donations before they enter; otherwise, it’s free.
- This website gets between seven to eight thousand vistors per day.
- We had a lot of visitors yesterday.
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