Associations to the word «Hospitable»


HOSPITABLE, adjective. Cordial and generous towards guests
HOSPITABLE, adjective. Receptive and open-minded
HOSPITABLE, adjective. Favorable

Dictionary definition

HOSPITABLE, adjective. Favorable to life and growth; "soil sufficiently hospitable for forest growth"; "a hospitable environment".
HOSPITABLE, adjective. Disposed to treat guests and strangers with cordiality and generosity; "a good-natured and hospitable man"; "a hospitable act"; "hospitable invitations".
HOSPITABLE, adjective. Having an open mind; "hospitable to new ideas"; "open to suggestions".

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.