Definition of visiting
1 : invited to join or attend an institution (such as a university) for a limited time a visiting professor a visiting fellow
2 : playing on an opponent's grounds the visiting team
Recent Examples of visiting from the Web
His sentence was reduced by 10 years, and he was later declared a prisoner of war, allowing him access to a telephone, more visiting hours and even a small salary, among other perks.
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First Known Use of visiting
VISITING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of visiting for English Language Learners
—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
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