English synonyms about - contact  


Roget category 292

2. Words relating to space
2.4. Motion
›› 2.4.4. Motion with reference to direction

#292. [Terminal motion at.] Arrival


arrival, adventlandingdebarkation, disembarkationreception, welcome, vin d'honneur [Fr.].
home, goal, goalpostlanding place, landing stagebunderresting placedestination, harbor, haven, port, airport, spaceportterminus, halting place, halting ground, landing strip, runway, terminaljourney's endanchorage etc. (refuge) 666.
return, remigrationmeetingrencounter, encounter.
completion etc. 729.
recursion [Comp.].


arriveget to, come tocomereach, attaincome up with, come up toovertake, make, fetchcomplete etc. 729join, rejoin.
light, alight, dismountland, go ashoredebark, disembark put in, put intovisit, cast anchor, pitch one's tentsit down etc. (be located) 184get to one's journey's endmake the landbe in at the deathcome back, get back, come home, get homereturncome in etc. (ingress) 294make one's appearance etc. (appear) 446drop indetrain, deplaneoutspande-orbit.
come to handcome at, come acrosshitcome upon, light upon, pop upon, bounce upon, plump upon, burst upon, pitch uponmeetencounter, rencountercome in contact.


arriving etc. v. — homeward bound.


here, hither.


welcome!, hail!, all Hail!, good-day, good morrow!,


any port in a storm.

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