greet/welcome sb with open arms Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “greet/welcome sb with open arms” in the English Dictionary

"greet/welcome sb with open arms" in British English

See all translations

greet/welcome sb with open arms

to show someone that you are very ​pleased to ​see them
(Definition of greet/welcome sb with open arms from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “greet/welcome sb with open arms”
in Chinese (Simplified) 张开双臂迎接(某人),热情地欢迎(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 張開雙臂迎接(某人),熱情地歡迎(某人)…
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

forage

to go from place to place searching, especially for food

Word of the Day

Meerkat meme
Meerkat meme
by Colin McIntosh,
September 03, 2015
Meerkats are not new to popular culture (they appear in the folk tales of the San people of the Kalahari), but their arrival in the public’s consciousness, at least in the UK and the US, is a relatively recent phenomenon. Meerkats are small, sociable Southern African mammals that live in large family

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More