welcome mat


: a small rug that is placed by the door of a person's house, apartment, etc., for guests to wipe their feet on before entering

Full Definition of WELCOME MAT

:  something likened to a mat placed before an entrance as a sign of welcome <put out the welcome mat for foreign investors>

First Known Use of WELCOME MAT



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