front desk

noun

: the desk in a building where visitors are greeted
We checked into the hotel at the front desk.

Examples of front desk in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The staff at the gallery’s front desk told me that, on some days, between 80 and 100 people pass though. Daniel Cassady, ARTnews.com, 3 July 2024 In the coming weeks, her office will install a shatterproof safety film on the glass that shields the front desk. Tribune News Service, Hartford Courant, 28 June 2024 To the right of the front desk is a throughway that opens up to six small tables; three of them are occupied with games of varying skill levels. Lawrence Burney, Vulture, 5 June 2024 At the Hotel Miramar Inn in Tampico, Mexico, near where Alberto was expected to come ashore, front desk attendant Diana Flores said the wind was gusty, but still not strong, and the rain hadn’t started yet. Amanda Gerut, Fortune, 19 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for front desk 

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“Front desk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/front%20desk. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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