- The definition of a visitor is someone, such as a tourist, who comes to a place temporarily.
An example of a visitor to New York is someone who lives in Baltimore.
A woman welcomes a visitor.
a person making a visit
Origin of visitorMiddle English visitour ; from Anglo-French ; from Middle French visiteur
One that visits: Sunday afternoon visitors; lost the game to the visitors.
- Someone who visits someone else; someone staying as a guest.
- Someone who pays a visit to a specific place or event; a sightseer or tourist.
- (sports, usually in the plural) Someone, or a team, that is playing away from home.
- (ufology) An extraterrestrial being on Earth for any reason.
- An object which lands or passes by Earth or its orbit.
- (UK) An overseer of some institutions such as cathedrals, colleges and hospitals etc.