Seventy percent of guest workers from Indonesia, for example, are female.
Breaking with tradition, Rogers was a guest to the state dinner, which honored Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his wife.
"Bill's chin began quivering and he tried to fake a smile as a tear came down his cheek," a guest said.
Alias would make a star out of former Felicity guest star Garner and become an international hit.
Katty is a regular contributor on Meet the Press, The Chris Matthews Show, and a guest host for the Diane Rehm Show.
They shewed to every guest a skeleton: this, according to some, was to make them think of death.
Emilia had gone for a few weeks to the mountains, with the household of which she was a guest.
Surrounded by spies, he was viewed more as a prisoner than as a guest.
I will acquaint you with what passed at the general leave given me to be your guest.
It looked like the part of the Palace where he had lodged when he had been a guest there but it probably wasn't.
Old English gæst, giest (Anglian gest) "guest; enemy; stranger," the common notion being "stranger," from Proto-Germanic *gastiz (cf. Old Frisian jest, Dutch gast, German Gast, Gothic gasts "guest," originally "stranger"), from PIE root *ghosti- "strange" (cf. Latin hostis "enemy," hospes "host" -- from *hosti-potis "host, guest," originally "lord of strangers" -- Greek xenos "guest, host, stranger;" Old Church Slavonic gosti "guest, friend," gospodi "lord, master").
Spelling evolution influenced by Old Norse cognate gestr (the usual sound changes from the Old English word would have yielded Modern English *yest). Phrase be my guest in the sense of "go right ahead" first recorded 1955.