【可算名詞】 【鳥】 渡り鳥.
出典:『Wiktionary』 (2014/08/06 16:36 UTC 版)
- Someone who visits someone else; someone staying as a guest.
1918, W. B. Maxwell, chapter 12, The Mirror and the Lamp:
- There were many wooden chairs for the bulk of his visitors, and two wicker armchairs with red cloth cushions for superior people. From the packing-cases had emerged some Indian clubs, […], and all these articles […] made a scattered and untidy decoration that Mrs. Clough assiduously dusted and greatly cherished.
- Someone who pays a visit to a specific place or event; a sightseer or tourist.
- 1900, Charles W. Chesnutt, The House Behind the Cedars, Chapter I,
- (sports, usually in the 複数形) Someone, or a team, that is playing away from home.
- (ufology) An extraterrestrial being on Earth for any reason.
- 1979, Chris Boyce, Extraterrestrial Encounter: a Personal Perspective, Chartwell Books, page 184:
- 2001, Donald Goldsmith, Tobias C. Owen, The Search for Life in the Universe, University Science Books, page 511:
- When we ask what evidence does in fact exist of extraterrestrial sojourns on our planet, we can start with what would surely be the best evidence of all: an actual visitor, or group of visitors, visible to crowds of people and ready for photo opportunities, television interviews, handshakes, polite conversation, and dancing.
- 2004, Carol Schwartz Ellis, Sean Redmond (editor), With Eyes Uplifted: Space Aliens as Sky Gods in Liquid Metal: The Science Fiction Film Reader, Wallflower Press, page 145:
- 2007, Frank G. Wilkinson, The Golden Age of Flying Saucers: Classic UFO Sightings, Saucer Crashes and Extraterrestrial Contact Encounters, Lulu.com, page 37:
- An object which lands or passes by Earth or its orbit.
- 1869, James Merrill Safford, Geology of Tennessee, S. C. Mercer, page 520:
- 1977, John Philip Cohane, Paradox: the Case for the Extraterrestrial Origin of Man, Crown Publishers, page 154:
- 2005, J. Douglas Kenyon, Forbidden History: Prehistoric Technologies, Extraterrestrial Intervention, And The Suppressed Origins Of Civilization, Inner Traditions * Bear & Company, page 64:
- (英国用法, Oxford University) A head of a college, equivalent to the university's chancellor, who resolves disputes, gives ceremonial speeches, etc.
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an unexpected visitor
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a present from a visitor
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