- 1.1 (brief call, stay, trip) visita (feminine) we had a visit from the health inspector el inspector de sanidad nos hizo una visita to pay a visit to sb hacerle* una visita a algn, ir* a ver a algn to pay a visit to sth visitar algo I must just go and pay a visit (British English/inglés británico) [euphemistic/eufemístico] necesito lavarme las manos [euphemistic/eufemístico] this is my first visit to Rome esta es la primera vez que visito Roma, esta es la primera visita que hago a Roma a private/an official visit to Washington/Moscow una visita privada/oficial a Washington/MoscúMore example sentences
More example sentences1.2 (chat) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar], charla (f), conversación (f) (Latin America/América Latina) , plática (feminine) (Central America, México/América Central, México) , conversa (Andes)
- When I was in London I popped up to Kettering to pay him a visit.
- Having ranted considerably, welcome to my new English civilian female friend who has decided to pay me a visit in the club this evening.
- It's a little empty at the moment, but pay him a visit anyway.
More example sentences1.3 (to a web site) visita (f), acceso (m) the number of visits to a web site el número de visitas al or de un sitio web
- It was meant to be a temporary visit, but Tokyo broke its promise, and said they were not going back.
- Hawkes Bay was a really nice place, and being only 4 hours from Wellington, I can potentially see some future weekend visits to stay there and see more of what it has to offer.
- Better keep your friend and your roots for wonderful visits, and stay where you already have not only friends but also your network of casual acquaintances - your world.
- For a long time, these visits were simple informal ‘hi and how are you’ stops in JoAnn's office.
Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.
- 1 [museum/town] visitar; [friend] visitar, ir* a ver you should visit us more often deberías venir a vernos or a visitarnos más a menudo we were visiting Joe estábamos de visita en casa de Joe they're visiting us for the summer vendrán a pasar el verano con nosotrosMore example sentences
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- She plans to spend her retirement visiting her son and grandson in Durham and sightseeing around the countryside.
- Georgie rode out to visit with Tess, though I'm sure she'll come by to visit you and Olivia, as well.
- It is the first time Sue has been back to the UK since moving away and she will be spending two weeks visiting old friends and sight-seeing.
- Despite the fact we still travel abroad twice as much as inbound tourists visit us, holidays at home are hard to beat.
- From that Christmas, Jonathan promised to visit Perry and stay with him in his Ghana home for the festive season.
- Then a few days before my tenth he visited me and stayed until my birthday when he gave me this necklace and left.
- 2 [literary/literario] (usually passive/normalmente en voz pasiva) 2.1 (afflict)to be visited
withsth the country was visited with a plague of insects una plaga de insectos azotó el país 2.2 (inflict) to visit sth onsb infligirle* algo aalgn the punishments visited on them by the gods los castigos que los dioses les infligieronMore example sentences
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- In the final scene, in which the lovers finally come within touching distance, it is Miriam who intervenes to prevent the cruelties of Yair's father from being visited upon his own son.
- With a clear conscience, every health guru can take a good kick at the unhealthy, King Size Mars bars guzzling masses who are apparently asking for the wrath of diabetes to be visited upon them.
- Another explanation was needed for the cataclysm that was visited upon Great Heck that bitter winter's morning of February 28, 2001.
- God promised he would release them from slavery, but not before Pharaoh had refused their release and God had visited ten plagues on Egypt to demonstrate his power.
- 1.1 (pay a call) hacer* una visita; (stay) estar* de visita she's always promising to visit siempre está prometiéndonos que nos hará una visita he doesn't live with us, he's just visiting no vive con nosotros, está de visita is visiting allowed? ¿se permiten las visitas? to go visiting ir* de visita, ir* a hacer visitas I've invited her to come and visit next year la he invitado a que venga a visitarnos or a pasar una temporada con nosotros el año que viene 1.2(visiting present participle/participio presente)[team] visitante; [lecturer] invitadoMore example sentences1.3 (chat) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar]to visit (
- Dr Sheng Zhang, who arrived at the Institute in 1999 as a visiting academic from Beijing Municipal Chemical Industry Research Institute, will head the project team.
- He was a visiting lecturer or professor at several universities and won various academic awards.
- He had worked there as a visiting academic since 1992 and was on a three-week working trip to the country.
withsb) charlar ( conalgn) [colloquial/familiar] stay and visit (with me) for a while quédate a charlar (conmigo) un rato [colloquial/familiar]