hospitality

[hos-pi-tal-i-tee]
noun, plural hospitalities.
1.
the friendly reception and treatment of guests or strangers.
2.
the quality or disposition of receiving and treating guests and strangers in a warm, friendly, generous way.

Origin:
1325–75; Middle English hospitalite < Middle French < Latin hospitālitās, equivalent to hospitāli(s) (see hospital) + -tās -ty2


2. warmth, cordiality, geniality, friendliness.
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hospitality (ˌhɒspɪˈtælɪtɪ)
 
n , pl -ties
1.  kindness in welcoming strangers or guests
2.  receptiveness

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hospitality
late 14c., "act of being hospitable," from O.Fr. hospitalité, from L. hospitalitem (gen. hospitalitas) "friendliness to guests," from hospes (gen. hospitis) "guest" (see host (1)).
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Example sentences
They'll treat you with unfailing hospitality, offering small tulip-shaped
  glasses of strong tea as a prelude to negotiation.
We're very grateful for all the hospitality you've shown," he said
  sarcastically.
The instinct for hospitality, the elegance of manner have not been exaggerated.
What they demand cannot be satisfied by compliant voting registrars or the
  fresh hospitality of restaurant owners.
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