visit

[ viz-it ]
/ ˈvɪz ɪt /

verb (used with object)

verb (used without object)

noun

Origin of visit

1175–1225; Middle English visiten (v.) (< Old French visiter) < Latin vīsitāre, frequentative of vīsere to go to see, itself frequentative of vidēre to see

Related forms

Can be confused

visit visitation
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British Dictionary definitions for visit

visit

/ (ˈvɪzɪt) /

verb -its, -iting or -ited

noun

Derived Forms

visitable, adjective

Word Origin for visit

C13: from Latin vīsitāre to go to see, from vīsere to examine, from vidēre to see
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Idioms and Phrases with visit

visit


see pay a call (visit).

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