from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Cordial and generous reception of or disposition toward guests.
- n. An instance of cordial and generous treatment of guests.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The act or service of welcoming, receiving, hosting, or entertaining guests
- n. The business of providing catering, lodging and entertainment service.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act or practice of one who is hospitable; reception and entertainment of strangers or guests without reward, or with kind and generous liberality.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act or practice of one who is hospitable; reception and entertainment of strangers or guests without reward, or with liberality and kindness.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. kindness in welcoming guests or strangers
The "y'all come see me" kind of hospitality is an African tradition that they brought over.
This kind of hospitality is infectious and makes traveling in Mexico a joy.
(MCD) to Marriott (MAR) to Carnival (CCL) to Starwood (HOT) to MGM (MGM) and Las Vegas Sands (LVS) - basically what we call hospitality.
I work in hospitality and sales, and even though I hate shaking hands with people under any circumstances, I really don't want to after reading about how easy the swine flu spreads.
Meanwhile, unobtrusively, Stoke companies continued to produce crockery for what they call the hospitality industry, where demand grew as eating-out replaced eating-in.
You work in hospitality and sales and hate shaking hands with people under any circumstances?
As John Koenig writes in New Testament Hospitality, According to this tradition, which has virtually disappeared from contemporary Western culture, hospitality is seen as one of the pillars of morality upon which the universe stands.
Conspicuous hospitality is a distinguishing characteristic of Koreans in both private and business settings, but corporate hospitality is generally even more extravagant than private hospitality.
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Even as Leslie Sbrocco partnered with Beringer, when a wine writer accepts travel hospitality from a special interest, in effect an understanding about the relationship of the guest to the host is present.