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Definition of Visit


  1. To go or come to see, as for the purpose of friendship, business, curiosity, etc.; to attend; to call upon; as, the physician visits his patient.
  2. To go or come to see for inspection, examination, correction of abuses, etc.; to examine, to inspect; as, a bishop visits his diocese; a superintendent visits persons or works under his charge.
  3. To come to for the purpose of chastising, rewarding, comforting; to come upon with reward or retribution; to appear before or judge; as, to visit in mercy; to visit one in wrath.
  4. To make a visit or visits; to maintain visiting relations; to practice calling on others.
  5. The act of visiting, or going to see a person or thing; a brief stay of business, friendship, ceremony, curiosity, or the like, usually longer than a call; as, a visit of civility or respect; a visit to Saratoga; the visit of a physician.
  6. The act of going to view or inspect; an official or formal inspection; examination; visitation; as, the visit of a trustee or inspector.
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Visit Translations

visit in Afrikaans is kuier, besoek
visit in Dutch is bezoeken, afgaan, opzoeken
visit in French is visitons, visiter, visitez, visite, visitent
visit in German is Besuch, besichtigen, besuchen, besuchen
visit in Latin is adeo, inviso, frequento, saluto
visit in Portuguese is visita
visit in Spanish is rese ar, visita, visitar