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  • 1 visit — vis|it1 W1S2 [ˈvızıt] v [Date: 1100 1200; : Old French; Origin: visiter, from Latin visitare, from visere to go to see , from videre; VISION] 1.) [I and T] to go and spend time in a place or with someone, especially for pleasure or interest ▪… …

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  • 2 visit — 1 / vIzit/ verb 1 (I, T) to go and spend time in a place or with someone, especially for pleasure or interest: “Do you live here?” “No, we re just visiting”. | visit sth: We hope to visit the Grand Canyon on our trip. | visit sb: Aunt Jane… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3 Visit to the Blessed Sacrament — usually high church.The term visit means to go and talk with someone who stays in a place which is at a certain distance from one s own. A visit to the Blessed Sacrament then is the act of going to talk with Jesus Christ whom Catholics believe is …

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  • 4 short — 1. adjective 1) short people Syn: small, little, petite, tiny, diminutive, elfin; Scottish wee 2) a short report Syn: concise, brief, succinct, compact, pithy …

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  • 5 visit — n Visit, visitation, call are comparable when they mean a coming to stay with another, usually for a brief time, as a courtesy, an act of friendship, or a business or professional diity. Visit applies not only to such a stay with another {pay a… …

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  • 6 Visit with the Armed Forces — was a short lived TV series which aired on the DuMont Television Network from 1950 to 1951. As it s title suggests, the series consisted of documentry films on the US Military. The series started on July 3 1950 and ended January 22 1951. Little… …

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  • 7 short|ish — «SHR tihsh», adjective. rather short: »a shortish run, visit or speech …

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  • 8 visit — I n. 1) to make, pay; schedule a visit to 2) to cancel; cut short a visit 3) a flying ( very short ); formal; friendly; informal; official; return; state; unscheduled; weekend visit 4) a visit to (this is my first visit to your country) 5) on a… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 9 Visit of King George IV to Scotland — The 1822 visit of King George IV to Scotland was the first visit of a reigning monarch to Scotland since 1650. Government ministers had pressed the King to bring forward a proposed visit to Scotland, to divert him from diplomatic intrigue at the… …

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  • 10 visit — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ brief, fleeting (esp. BrE), flying (BrE), quick, short ▪ little ▪ I think it s time we paid him a little visit …

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  • 11 visit — vis|it1 [ vızıt ] verb *** 1. ) intransitive or transitive to go to see someone and spend some time with them: Lee wants to visit his mother in the hospital. I visit my family every year at Christmas. We only use this room when friends come to… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12 visit */*/*/ — I UK [ˈvɪzɪt] / US verb Word forms visit : present tense I/you/we/they visit he/she/it visits present participle visiting past tense visited past participle visited 1) [intransitive/transitive] to go and see someone and spend some time with them… …

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  • 13 visit — [[t]vɪ̱zɪt[/t]] ♦ visits, visiting, visited 1) VERB If you visit someone, you go to see them and spend time with them. [V n] He wanted to visit his brother in Worcester... [V n] He was visited by an old friend from Iraq... Bill would visit on… …

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  • 14 visit — /viz it/, v.t. 1. to go to and stay with (a person or family) or at (a place) for a short time for reasons of sociability, politeness, business, curiosity, etc.: to visit a friend; to visit clients; to visit Paris. 2. to stay with as a guest. 3.… …

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  • 15 visit*/*/*/ — [ˈvɪzɪt] verb I 1) [I/T] to go and see someone and spend some time with them I visit my family every year at Christmas.[/ex] We only use this room when friends come to visit.[/ex] 2) [T] to go to a place for a short period of time Have you… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 16 visit — I. verb (visited; visiting) Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French visiter, from Latin visitare, frequentative of visere to go to see, frequentative of vidēre to see Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. a. archaic comfort us …

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  • 17 short — I [[t]ʃɔ͟ː(r)t[/t]] ADJECTIVE AND ADVERB USES ♦ shorter, shortest (Please look at category 24 to see if the expression you are looking for is shown under another headword.) 1) ADJ GRADED If something is short or lasts for a short time, it does… …

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  • 18 short*/*/*/ — [ʃɔːt] adj I 1) measuring a small height, length, or distance She s short and slim, with light brown hair and blue eyes.[/ex] The theatre is a relatively short distance from here.[/ex] The sleeves are much too short.[/ex] 2) a short period of… …

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  • 19 visit — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. call; interview, appointment; stopover, sojourn. v. call on, drop in; stop, stay, tarry; sojourn; afflict, assail. See arrival, sociality. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. social call, call, appointment,… …

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  • 20 short — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} adj. 1 not measuring much from one end to the other VERBS ▪ be, look, seem ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly, very, etc …

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