Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

visiting

adjective

Simple Definition of visiting

  • —used to describe someone (such as a teacher) who goes to work for a limited time at a different school, college, etc.

  • sports : playing on the field or court of an opponent

Full Definition of visiting

  1. 1 :  invited to join or attend an institution (as a university) for a limited time <a visiting professor> <a visiting fellow>

  2. 2 :  playing on an opponent's grounds <the visiting team>

1949

First Known Use of visiting

1949



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up visiting? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 13, 2016

a trying or distressing experience

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image33683556

How much does a batman (the Turkish unit of measurement) weigh?

196.5 pounds 2.2 pounds 100 pounds 16.96 pounds
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ