Definition for welcoming

adjective as in approachable

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Example Sentences

Either way, Covax is now in business, and its multilateral, cooperative approach comes as a welcome counterpoint to the vaccine nationalism we’ve seen in other quarters.

From Vox

These art thefts were neither authorized by the IRA nor welcomed.

As with the pork blade steak, the chicken liver, sprinkled with airy sea salt, is a welcome carry-over from Emilie’s.

That’s particularly true of discount retailers, which have been able to please customers with a “treasure-hunting” experience along with lower prices that are welcome in a shaky economy.

From Fortune

The Warriors are welcoming back Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson from injury, and they have a clear hole at center and a need for frontcourt depth.

The congregation was warm, friendly, and welcoming—traits, he says, he later came to believe they used to coax members in.

However, welcoming refugees is an expensive and potentially risky proposition for European countries.

That the Baltic free air and Riga's welcoming vibe could make her colleagues "too relaxed."

Amanda came home to largely welcoming American arms, her case held up as an example of hostility to Americans abroad.

The Himalayan kingdom started welcoming visitors nearly 40 years ago.

Intellectual enthusiasm alone animated her in welcoming an intellectual union with a noble mind.

She was more like a girl welcoming her lover than a queen awaiting the arrival of a servant.

A dozen warriors swarmed forward to greet us, welcoming me with exaggerated courtesy.

The welcoming cry from Sssuri brought his attention back to his companion as the merman broke into a wild run.

Outside, the night was soft and welcoming, unreal after the light and color, an enchanted wilderness of moonlight splendor.


On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to welcoming, such as: accessible, attainable, come-at-able, convenient, door's always open, and getable.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.