An example of a visa is a mark placed on a passport allowing a person from Germany to enter and temporarily visit in the United States.
An example of visa is to give the authorization for an Italian citizen to enter the United States for travel.
Other Word Forms
Origin of visa
- French short for Latin (carta) vīsa (the document has been) seen from feminine past participle of vidēre to see weid- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition