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to say something suddenly in a very loud voice
to greet someone in a polite and friendly way when they have come to see you or to help you
to behave in a polite or friendly way towards someone when you meet them
to be waiting for someone when they arrive somewhere
to welcome a visitor to a building and take them to where they want to go
to formally welcome a visitor
to show that you have seen someone or that you recognize them, for example by smiling or speaking to them
to be very happy to see someone or to let them stay with you
a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars
the system of trade unions, or the principles on which trade unions are based
an afternoon full of crafts
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Free thesaurus definition of to welcome or greet and to say hello from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.