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When hospitality becomes an art it loses its very soul.
Max Beerbohm

Meaning of "hospitality" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HOSPITALITY

hospitality  [ˌhɒspɪˈtælɪtɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HOSPITALITY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hospitality is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HOSPITALITY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

hospitality

Hospitality

Hospitality is the relationship between the guest and the host, or the act or practice of being hospitable. This includes the reception and entertainment of guests, visitors, or strangers.

Definition of hospitality in the English dictionary

The definition of hospitality in the dictionary is kindness in welcoming strangers or guests. Other definition of hospitality is receptiveness.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HOSPITALITY


accidentality
ˌæksɪdɛnˈtælɪtɪ
brutality
bruːˈtælɪtɪ
fatality
fəˈtælɪtɪ
fractality
frækˈtælɪtɪ
frontality
frənˈtælɪtɪ
fundamentality
ˌfʌndəmɛnˈtælɪtɪ
horizontality
ˌhɒrɪzɒnˈtælɪtɪ
immortality
ˌɪmɔːˈtælɪtɪ
inhospitality
ˌɪnhɒspɪˈtælɪtɪ
instrumentality
ˌɪnstrəmenˈtælɪtɪ
mentality
mɛnˈtælɪtɪ
monumentality
ˌmɒnjʊˌmɛnˈtælɪtɪ
mortality
mɔːˈtælɪtɪ
natality
neɪˈtælɪtɪ
rectipetality
ˌrɛktɪpɪˈtælɪtɪ
sacramentality
ˌsækrəmɛnˈtælɪtɪ
sentimentality
ˌsɛntɪmɛnˈtælɪtɪ
totality
təʊˈtælɪtɪ
transcendentality
ˌtrænsenˌdenˈtælɪtɪ
vitality
vaɪˈtælɪtɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HOSPITALITY

hospital corner
hospital doctor
hospital drama
hospital facilities
hospital nurse
hospital pass
hospital service
hospital ship
hospital train
hospitaler
Hospitalet
hospitalisation
hospitalise
hospitalist
hospitalities
hospitality industry
hospitality suite
hospitalization
hospitalize
hospitaller

WORDS THAT END LIKE HOSPITALITY

ability
air quality
augmented reality
confidentiality
equality
functionality
homosexuality
in reality
inequality
locality
low-quality
morality
municipality
nationality
originality
personality
quality
reality
sexuality
speciality
spirituality

Synonyms and antonyms of hospitality in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «HOSPITALITY»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «hospitality» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of hospitality

Translation of «hospitality» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HOSPITALITY

Find out the translation of hospitality to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of hospitality from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «hospitality» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

好客
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hospitalidad
570 millions of speakers

English

hospitality
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

आतिथ्य
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

حُسْنُ الضِّيَافَةُ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

гостеприимство
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

hospitalidade
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আতিথেয়তা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

hospitalité
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hospitaliti
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gastfreundschaft
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

歓待
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

환대
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Hospitality
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

lòng hiếu khách
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

விருந்தோம்பல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आदरातिथ्य
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

misafirperverlik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ospitalità
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

gościnność
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

гостинність
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ospitalitate
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

φιλοξενία
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gasvryheid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

gästfrihet
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gjestfrihet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hospitality

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HOSPITALITY»

The term «hospitality» is very widely used and occupies the 3.007 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HOSPITALITY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about hospitality

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10 QUOTES WITH «HOSPITALITY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word hospitality.
1
Ted Allen
Planning a dinner party in a way that you're actually capable of getting it done without panicking is important. It's bad hospitality for the host to be freaked out.
2
Julian Baggini
Any celebration meal to which guests are invited, be they family or friends, should be an occasion for generous hospitality.
3
Max Beerbohm
When hospitality becomes an art it loses its very soul.
4
Giraldus Cambrensis
No one of this nation ever begs, for the houses of all are common to all; and they consider liberality and hospitality amongst the first virtues.
5
Al Capone
When I sell liquor, it's called bootlegging; when my patrons serve it on Lake Shore Drive, it's called hospitality.
6
Charles Horton Cooley
The mind is not a hermit's cell, but a place of hospitality and intercourse.
7
Paula Deen
I am proud to be a Southerner. I think Southern hospitality is very... I don't think it's just a term. I think it really exists. You can come to Savannah, and the people are so sweet and so nice.
8
Alice Morse Earle
The study of tavern history often brings to light much evidence of sad domestic changes. Many a cherished and beautiful home, rich in annals of family prosperity and private hospitality, ended its days as a tavern.
9
Charles Eastman
The hospitality of the wigwam is only limited by the institution of war.
10
Leslie Howard
Don't think I am not homesick for America. I say 'homesick' advisedly because I am a man with two homes - America, which gave me hospitality for many happy years, and where my daughter was born; and my native England.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HOSPITALITY»

Discover the use of hospitality in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hospitality and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Cornell School of Hotel Administration on Hospitality: ...
Cornell's book covers cutting edge thinking and practice within four key areas in the hospitality industry. The first section outlines your career path in hospitality. How do you break in? How do you develop yourself to become a leader?
Michael C. Sturman, Jack B. Corgel, Rohit Verma, 2011
2
Of Hospitality:
"Of Hospitality provides us with a glimpse of Jacques Derrida as not only the brilliant thinker and writer readers have long admired but as the masterful lecturer and pedagogue his students have long known. . .
Jacques Derrida, Anne Dufourmantelle, 2000
3
Hospitality
A way to learn gratefulness is though personal biography, shining examples of gratefulness. In this book we read about ordinary people who suffered extraordinary events and allowed those experiences to create hearts of gratefulness.
Dale A. Johnson, 2005
4
Hospitality: A Social Lens
The contributing authors provide tangible evidence of continuing advancement and development of knowledge pertaining to the phenomenon of hospitality.
Conrad Lashley, Paul Lynch, Alison J. Morrison, 2007
5
Making Room: Recovering Hospitality as a Christian Tradition
In Making Room, Christine Pohl revisits the discipline of welcoming strangers and provides the foundation for renewed commitment to recovering hospitality as a Christian tradition.
Christine D. Pohl, 1999
6
Hospitality Business Development
This book is a must-read for any one studying or working in the hospitality industry.
Ahmed Hassanien, Crispin Dale, Alan Clarke, 2010
7
Hospitality Marketing
This introductory textbook shows you how to apply the principles of marketing within the hospitality industry.
David Bowie, Francis Buttle, 2013
8
Hospitality: The Heart of Spiritual Direction
This book views the Rule and Benedictine notions of hospitality; defines what hospitality is; looks at hospitality and the Dynamism of Numinous Reciprocity; Christ's teaching on the subject, and how to become hospitable.
Leslie A. Hay, 2006
9
Sustainability in the Hospitality Industry: Principles of ...
Since the first edition of this book there have been many important developments in this field and this second edition has been updated in the following ways: updated content to reflect recent issues and trends including hotel energy ...
Philip Sloan, Willy Legrand, Joseph C. Chen, 2013
10
Accounting and Financial Analysis in the Hospitality Industry
Understanding and applying the information will be the main focus of this book. This textbook should provide hospitality managers the knowledge and experience to be comfortable in using numbers to operate their departments.
Jonathan Hales, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HOSPITALITY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term hospitality is used in the context of the following news items.
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Airbnb Hosts Continue the Ellis Island Tradition of Hospitality
Immigrants arriving at Ellis Island don't exactly conjure up images of America's grand tradition of hospitality, but Airbnb has somehow decided ... «New York Observer, Jul 15»
2
Hospitality majors line up expansions hoping for 'achhe din …
Even as the economic scenario remains uncertain after one year of BJP-led NDA government took the charge, hospitality players in India have ... «Hindu Business Line, Jul 15»
3
19 young Caymanians ready for hospitality careers - Cayman 27
The first batch of students at the School of Hospitality Studies is set to be recognised for their efforts as they are equipped to take up jobs in the ... «Cayman 27, Jul 15»
4
Hostmark Hospitality to Operate Dual Brand Hilton Property in …
Hostmark Hospitality Group has been selected to operate and provide pre-opening technical services for a new Hilton dual-brand hotel project ... «Hospitality Net, Jul 15»
5
Supertel Hospitality Changes Name to Condor Hospitality Trust …
Supertel Hospitality, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPPR), a real estate investment trust (REIT), announced today that it has signed agreements to acquire ... «Hospitality Net, Jul 15»
6
Standard Hotels Takes Stake in Hip Texas Hospitality Group – Skift
Standard Hotels Takes Stake in Hip Texas Hospitality Group ... seem a little random to hospitality fans unfamiliar with the Texan properties. «Skift, Jul 15»
7
Global Hospitality Services: Bespoke Hotel Sales And Marketing
Global Hospitality Services are leading the way when it comes to expertise of hotel systems, with an innovative approach to developing ... «Hospitality Net, Jul 15»
8
Flypay to "transform hospitality" with £7m Time Out investment …
Founded in 2013 by Tom Weaver and Chris Evans, Flypay claims to be the market leader in mobile technology for the hospitality industry ... «Startups.co.uk, Jul 15»
9
Goldman Sachs pumps $10 million into Azure Hospitality - Business …
Azure Hospitality, which owns and operates the popular pan-Asian restaurant Mamagoto, has secured funding worth $10 million from Goldman ... «Business Today, Jul 15»
10
For a satisfactory stay, guests want old-fashioned hospitality
A study finds that when guests check into a hotel, all they really want is old-fashioned hospitality. — AFP/Relaxnews picNEW YORK, July 16 ... «Malay Mail Online, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Hospitality [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/hospitality>. Jan 2020 ».
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