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verb visit pronunciation in American English /ˈvɪzɪt/
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present tense
present participlevisiting
past tensevisited
past participlevisited
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to go to see someone and spend some time with them
    Lee wants to visit his mother in the hospital.
    I visit my family every year at Christmas.
    We only use this room when friends come to visit.
    1. a.
      [transitive] to go to a place for a short period of time
      The Pope has visited Venezuela once before.
  2. 2
    [intransitive] American informal to have a conversation with someone
    We were visiting all afternoon.
    visit with: I didn’t get a chance to visit with Mabel.
  3. 3
    [transitive] to use a website. This is used mainly in advertisements
    For more information, visit our website.
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