Synonyms for welcoming

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Bobby was a part of it, and Bobby had held out to him a welcoming hand.

He was the kind of guest she had pleasure in welcoming at Bonavista.

She gave him a welcoming smile of sheer sympathy with his mood.

The prehistoric man was cursing us, praying to us, welcoming us—who could tell?

And that young man ended by welcoming your name, so to speak, with both hands.

The next moment the Knight was welcoming them in front of the cottage.

Go in they did, the proprietor of the hotel meeting and welcoming them.

By no means the only stranger to be charmed by our welcoming girls was Erasmus.

They were applauding the prisoner's traitorous actions, and welcoming him to Omega.

"You are real," he observed simply, and his voice was warm, welcoming.

WORD ORIGIN

Old English wilcumian, from wilcuma (see welcome (n.)). Related: Welcomed; welcoming.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR WELCOMING

cordial

adjectivefriendly, sociable
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