Meaning of “visitor” in the English Dictionary

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"visitor" in British English

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visitornoun [ C ]

uk /ˈvɪz.ɪ.tər/ us /ˈvɪz.ɪ.t̬ɚ/

A2 someone who visits a person or place:

You have some visitors to see you.

someone who goes to a website on the internet

More examples

  • There has been a steady decrease in the number of visitors to the museum.
  • For a few weeks in the summer, visitors are able to go round Buckingham Palace.
  • My mother's having visitors to stay next week.
  • Most foreign visitors to Britain enter the country legitimately.
  • New security measures require all visitors to sign in at reception and wear a visitor's badge.

(Definition of “visitor” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)