- hospital bed,
- hospital corner,
- hospital formulary,
- hospital gangrene
Origin of hospitable
Examples from the Web for hospitable
In return we lent the hospitable Post our halftones, and they adorned its first city edition next morning.The Stacks: H.L. Mencken on the 1904 Baltimore Fire|H.L. Mencken|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We have a culture that has lost engagement with the process of serving food to people in a hospitable way.If Cosi Wants to Make a Profit, It Needs to Increase Wages|Daniel Gross|August 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This desire to be hospitable to those of different faiths is evident across the country.How Religion Is Making a Comeback on College Campuses|Douglas Jacobsen, Rhonda Hustedt Jacobsen|December 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Legislation was enacted that made Israel arguably the least hospitable destination for refugees on earth.
Obama will encounter a hospitable people, of course: Indians are never unkind to their guests.
I often beg them not to make preparations for me, but they always insist, as their hospitable instincts are very strong.Behind the Veil in Persia and Turkish Arabia|M. E. Hume-Griffith
Its rooms are broad and long and low, filled with hospitable tables and comfortable Windsor chairs.The Personality of American Cities|Edward Hungerford
Guides had been supplied by the hospitable chief of the Quiyoughcohannocks to convoy the messengers.History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia|Charles Campbell
The weather was warm, the neighbouring wood, as I knew by experience, hospitable.The Mercy of Allah|Hilaire Belloc
Other guests were harboured by that hospitable sward, shambling, downcast lice of the town.Rest Harrow|Maurice Hewlett
Word Origin for hospitable
1560s, from Middle French hospitable, from Latin hospitari "be a guest," from hospes (genitive hospitis) "guest" (see host (n.1)). Related: Hospitably.