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- n. someone who welcomes people, especially newcomers
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who welcomes; one who salutes, or receives kindly, a newcomer.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who welcomes, or salutes or receives kindly a new-comer.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a person who greets
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Our welcomer was a man in the prime of forty years; perhaps the finest specimen of his race, physically, that I have ever seen.
Even his official "welcomer," M. Henry Houssaye, did not assert that M. Charmes had ever written anything more important or less mortal than leaders and paragraphs in the _Journal des Débats_.
In each instance, I attended the Kiddush after-prayer collation where being a stranger made me fair game for every "greeter" or "welcomer."
The features could not be discerned even when she stood directly before them, but the voice of their welcomer thrilled them both.
Leicester in this illness and trouble, for I know I am not too old nor too useless to be a welcomer sight to him than anybody else in my place would be.
“Faith, my good lord,” said his attendant, “I think fetters of gold are like no other fetters — they are ever the weightier the welcomer.”
You are sure you are welcome: and the more noise you make, the more trouble you give, the more good things you call for, the welcomer you are.
In tracing back our old track, I sent Corporal Graham to examine a part of the river channel likely to contain water, and the report of his pistol some time after in the woods, welcomer than sweetest music to our ears just then, guided us to the spot, where he had found a small pond containing enough for all our wants.
And Friar John, the gladdest man in the world, never was man made welcomer, never was any more courteously and graciously received than Friar John.
That thing rushing at you at the end—that was probably the real welcomer.