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English definition of “welcome”


verb [T] (MEET)    /ˈwel.kəm/
B1 to meet and speak to someone in a friendly way when they arrive : The visitors to the College were warmly welcomed by the Warden . Browning stood at the door , welcoming newcomers with a large smile and a pat on the arm . Please welcome (= please clap for) our guest of honour , George Taylor.Meeting peopleOfficial meetings
(Definition of welcome verb (MEET) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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