Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A person who stays in a home as a guest.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who visits and stays at someone else's house, usually for one or more nights.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a guest entertained and staying overnight in one's house for one or more nights.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a guest entertained in your house
  • n. a guest entertained in your house

Etymologies

From house + guest. (Wiktionary)

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