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From Old French hospitalite (French hospitalité), from Latin hospitalitas (“hospitality”), from hospitalis (“hospitable”), from hospes (“guest", "host”). Displaced native Old English giest-líðnys (“guestliness”), from giest (“guest”).
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- The act or service of welcoming, receiving, hosting, or entertaining guests
- Please thank our hosts for their hospitality during the week that we stayed.
- (business) The business of providing catering, lodging and entertainment service.
act or service of welcoming, receiving, hosting, or entertaining guests
act or service