Definition of hospitable
- a kind, hospitable people
- they are hospitable … : give a guest everything, and leave him free to do as he likes
- —Bram Stoker
- hospitable faces
- grows in even the least hospitable climates
- hospitable to new ideas
The people of that country are very hospitable.
It's a hearty plant that grows in even the least hospitable climates.
elderly people moving to Florida for its hospitable climate
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to cause to suffer severely from hunger
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