visitor Definition

a person who visits a person or place.

Using visitor: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "visitor" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The museum had over a million visitors last year.

  • Example

    She's a frequent visitor to our house.

  • Example

    I'm expecting a visitor this afternoon.

visitor Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for visitor

Phrases with visitor

  • a person who visits a place for the day and does not stay overnight


    The hotel has a special rate for day visitors to use the pool and spa facilities.

  • first-time visitor

    a person who is visiting a place for the first time


    The welcome center provides maps and information for first-time visitors to the city.

  • a person who visits a place often or at regular intervals


    The coffee shop is popular with regular visitors who come in every morning for their caffeine fix.


Summary: visitor in Brief

A 'visitor' [ˈvɪzɪtər] is a person who goes to a person or place. It can refer to someone who visits a museum, a friend's house, or any other location. Examples include 'The museum had over a million visitors last year.' and 'I'm expecting a visitor this afternoon.' Phrases like 'day visitor,' 'first-time visitor,' and 'regular visitor' add more context.

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