warm welcome

This page is about the collocation warm welcome

collocation pattern: adjective + noun


a friendly or positive reception

For example

  • We got a really warm welcome from the local people.

  • The inspector was given a warm welcome by the principal, but he got a cooler reception from teachers.

A similar collocation is "warm reception"

Quick Quiz

People you're visiting will give you a warm welcome if

a. they're happy that you've come

b. they didn't want you to come

c. they think you look cold

Contributor: Matt Errey