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1. guest

noun. ['ˈgɛst'] a visitor to whom hospitality is extended.

Synonyms

  • house guest
  • houseguest
  • invitee
  • wedding guest
  • visitant
  • guest of honor

Etymology

  • gest (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gestr (Old Norse)

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Words that Rhyme with Guest

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  • reinvest
  • progressed
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  • indigest
  • expressed
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  • compressed
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  • sylvest
  • suppressed
  • suggest
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Example sentences of the word guest


1. Noun, singular or mass
After a long day, retire to your guest room and take a soak in your whirlpool tub.

2. Adjective, superlative
You'll also want to consider their capacity compared with your guest list.

3. Verb, past participle
Geared toward long-term travelers, the all-suite hotel has guest rooms equipped with kitchenettes.

Quotes containing the word guest


1. This being human is a guest house. Every morning is a new arrival. A joy, a depression, a meanness, some momentary awareness comes as an unexpected visitor...Welcome and entertain them all. Treat each guest honorably. The dark thought, the shame, the malice, meet them at the door laughing, and invite them in. Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide from beyond.
- Rumi

2. Inspiration is a guest that does not willingly visit the lazy.
- Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

3. when happiness makes a guest appearance in one's life,it's important to make the most of it.It may not stay around for long and when it has gone wouldn't it be terrible to think that all the time one could have been happy was wasted worrying when the happiness would be taken away.
- Marian Keyes, Watermelon

2. guest

noun. ['ˈgɛst'] (computer science) any computer that is hooked up to a computer network.

Synonyms

  • client
  • computer
  • computing device
  • information processing system
  • computing machine
  • electronic computer
  • data processor
  • node

Antonyms

  • descending node
  • ascending node
  • antinode

Etymology

  • gest (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gestr (Old Norse)

3. guest

noun. ['ˈgɛst'] a customer of a hotel or restaurant etc..

Synonyms

  • customer
  • no-show
  • overnighter

Etymology

  • gest (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gestr (Old Norse)

4. Guest

noun. United States journalist (born in England) noted for his syndicated homey verse (1881-1959).

Synonyms

  • Edgar Guest
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