welcome to, be

Be cordially or freely allowed to, as in You're most welcome to join us, or You're welcome to borrow my boat whenever you like. [1300s] Also see you're welcome.


Nearby words

  1. welch,
  2. welch, william henry,
  3. welchman,
  4. welcome,
  5. welcome mat,
  6. welcome wagon,
  7. welcoming,
  8. weld,
  9. weld, theodore dwight,
  10. welded tuff

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