verb (used with object), wel·comed, wel·com·ing.
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Example sentences from the Web for welcome
This Congress will welcome more women than ever before at 19 percent of the House and 20 percent of the Senate.
Cocaine busts, tax cheats, and bribe-taking, born-again Christians: Welcome to the political scandals of 2014.
Wherever he travels, Václav Klaus can be assured a welcome reception from likeminded free marketers.Vaclav Klaus, Libertarian Hero, Has His Wings Clipped by Cato Institute|James Kirchick|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In any case, I welcome the conversation as part of the review of the upcoming slate that we're doing tomorrow.Inside Sony’s ‘Pineapple Express 2 Drama’: Leaked Emails Reveal Fight Over Stoner Comedy Sequel|William Boot|December 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Welcome to the daily struggle of every face you meet in Cuba.The Life and Hard Times Of The Family A Cuban Defector Left Behind|Brin-Jonathan Butler|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had been more affected than he would confess by that welcome out on the barren.East Angels|Constance Fenimore Woolson
As soon as Welcome could jerk the pin loose, he whirled and stumped furiously back in the direction of Chub and Penny.Motor Matt's Daring, or, True to His Friends|Stanley R. Matthews
It is always a good rule not to outstay your welcome, and to go when you have once said good-bye.A Pilgrimage to Nejd, Vol. 2 [of 2]|Anne Blunt
As they approached the house the children who had been left at home came running out to greet them with joyous shouts of welcome.The Land of Lure|Elliott Smith
I have a hunch that after eating a while in boarding houses a good home-cooked meal must be a welcome change.The Radio Boys at the Sending Station|Allen Chapman
British Dictionary definitions for welcome
Derived forms of welcomewelcomely, adverbwelcomeness, nounwelcomer, noun
Word Origin for welcome
Idioms and Phrases with welcome
see warm welcome; wear out one's welcome; you're welcome.