Definitions of guest

  1. (computer science) any computer that is hooked up to a computer network Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. United States journalist (born in England) noted for his syndicated homey verse (1881-1959) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a visitor to whom hospitality is extended Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a customer of a hotel or restaurant etc. Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. staying temporarily; "a visiting foreigner"; "guest conductor" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. A visitor; a person received and entertained in one's house or at one's table; a visitor entertained without pay. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. To receive or entertain hospitably. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. To be, or act the part of, a guest. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. Any insect that lives in the nest of another without compulsion and usually not as a parasite. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. An inquiline. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. One who is entertained by another; a visitor. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  12. A visitor received and entertained. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  13. A visitor entertained. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  14. A visitor; boarder. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  15. A visitor or a friend entertained in the house or at the table of another. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  16. A stranger or friend entertained in the house of another; a visitor. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  17. A traveler who lodges at an inn or tavern with the consent of the keeper.Bac. Abr. "Inns," C, 5; 8 Coke, 32; Mc- Daniels v. Robinson, 20 Vt. 310, 02 Am. Dec.574; Johnson v. Reynolds, 3 Ivau. 201;Shoecraft v. Railey, 25 Iowa, 555; Beale v. I'osey, 72 Ala. 331; Walling v. Potter, 35 Conn. 1S5.A guest, as distinguished from a boarder, is bound for no stipulated time. lie stopsat the inn for as short or as long time as he pleases, paying, while he remains, the customarycharge. Stewart v. McCready, 24 How. Frac. (X. Y.) 02. thelawdictionary.org
  18. A traveller who stays at an inn or tavern-with the consent of the keeper: Bac. Ab. Inns, C 5; 8 Co. 32. And if, after having taken lodgings at an inn, he leaves his horse there, and goes elsewhere to lodge, he is still to be considered a guest. But not if he merely leaves goods for which the landlord receives no compensation. 1 Salk. 888; 2 Lord Raym. 866; Cro. Jac. 188. The length of time a man is at an inn makes no difference, whether he stays a day, or a week, or a month, or longer, so always, that, though not strictly transiens, he retains his character as a traveller. But if a person comes upon a special contract to board and sojourn at an inn, he is not in the sense of the law a guest, but a boarder. Bac. Ab. Inns, C. 5; Story, Bailm. §477. 1215.org/lawnotes/bouvier/bouvier.htm
  19. Inkeepers are generally liable for all goods belonging to the guest, brought within the inn. It is not necessary that the goods should have been in the special keeping of the innkeeper to make him liable. This rule is founded on principles of public utility, to which all private considerations ought to yield. 2 Kent, Com. 459; 1 Hayw. N. C. Rep. 40; 14 John. R. 175; Dig. 4, 9, 1. Vide 8 Barb. & Ald. 283; 4 Maule & Selw. 306; 1 Holt's N. P. 209; 1 Salk. 387; S. C. Carth. 417; 1 Bell's Com. 469 Dane's Ab. Index, h. t.; Yelv. 67, a; Smith's Leading Cases, 47; 8 Co. 32. 1215.org/lawnotes/bouvier/bouvier.htm
  20. gest, n. a visitor received and entertained.--n. GUEST'-CHAM'BER (B.), a chamber or room for the accommodation of guests.--v.i. GUEST'EN (Scot.), to stay as a guest.--adv. GUEST'WISE, in the manner or capacity of a guest. [A.S. gest, gæst; allied to Dut. and Ger. gast, L. hostis, stranger, enemy.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  21. Person entertained at another\'s house or table (paying g., boarder); person lodging at hotel, boarding-house, &c.; animal or vegetable parasite (cf. HOST); g.-chamber, kept for gg.; g.-night, on which gg. are entertained at club, college, &c. Hence guestship n. [Welsh] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  22. n. [Anglo-Saxon, Gothic, Latin] A visitor entertained for a short time; a lodger at a hotel, lodging, or boarding-house. Cabinet Dictionary
  23. One entertained in the house of another; a stranger, one who comes newly to reside. Complete Dictionary

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