The definition of welcome is someone or something that is pleasant, invited or permitted.(adjective)
An example of welcome is a guest who's been invited to someone's home.
Welcome is the act of greeting someone.(noun)
An example of welcome is someone saying hello with a smile on their face.
Welcome is defined as to greet someone or accept something with pleasure or satisfaction.(verb)
An example of welcome is someone asking for feedback from attendees of an event.
See welcome in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME welcume, altered by assoc. with wel, well (as if transl. of OFr bien venu) < wilcume < OE wilcuma, orig. n., a welcome guest < willa, pleasure, will + cuma, guest < cuman, to come
See welcome in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , alteration (influenced by wel, well)
Origin: of Old English wilcuma, welcome guest, welcome; see gwā- in Indo-European roots.
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