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To visit a person or place, or to be visited by someone - thesaurus

Synonyms

couch surfing

noun

the activity of travelling around and staying without paying in the homes of people you have met through the Internet

visit

verb

to go and see someone and spend some time with them

go around

to visit a person or a place

call

verb

to visit someone, usually for a short time

drop by

to make a short visit somewhere

call on

to visit someone, usually for a short time

see

verb

to meet or visit someone who you know by arrangement

look in

to visit someone for a short time on your way to another place, especially if they are ill or may need help

come over

to visit someone in the place where they are, especially their house

pay someone/something a /visit/call

to visit someone or something

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answer

verb

to come to the door when someone calls at your house, or pick up the phone when it rings

call

verb

to stop at a place on your way to another place, usually so that you can do something

call back

to go and see someone again, usually for a short time

call by

to visit someone, usually for a short time

come by

to go to the place where someone is for a short visit

come round

to go to a place where someone is, especially their house, in order to visit them

crash

verb

informal to go to a party that you have not been invited to

do

verb

informal to visit a famous place as a tourist

do/make the rounds

to go from one person or place to another

frequent

verb

formal if you frequent a place, you go there regularly

gatecrash

verb

to go to a party or other social event although you have not been invited

haunt

verb

to go to a place very often, especially when you are not welcome

have been to...

used for saying that someone has gone to a place and returned

honour someone with your presence

to please someone by coming to an event. This phrase is usually used as a joke when someone arrives late.

look over

to visit a place in order to examine it

look up

to go and see someone who you know when you are visiting the place where they live

patronise

a British spelling of patronize

patronize

verb

formal to use a restaurant, hotel, or other business

pay your respects (to someone)

to visit someone, or to send them a greeting

put in/make an appearance

to go somewhere for a short time, especially because you feel you have an obligation to go there

revisit

verb

to visit a place or situation that you have been in before

see

verb

to be visited by someone

set foot on/in

to go to a place, especially when there is something special or unusual about you doing this

stop off

to visit somewhere before continuing to another place

stop over

Britishinformal to spend the night at someone’s house

swing by

to make a short visit to a person or place

swing through

to visit a place for a short time on your way to another place

tour

verb

to visit a place on a tour

visit

verb

to go to a place for a short period of time

visit

verb

to go and see someone such as a doctor or lawyer for treatment or advice

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the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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