arrival

All Sources -
Updated Media sources (1) About encyclopedia.com content Print Topic Share Topic
views updated

arrival •Ethel • lethal • brothel • betrothal •Cavell, cavil, gavel, gravel, ravel, travel •Havel, larval, marvel, Marvell, rondavel •bedevil, bevel, devil, dishevel, kevel, level, revel, split-level •daredevil • she-devil • eye level •naval, navel •coeval, evil, Khedival, medieval, primeval, retrieval, shrieval, upheaval •civil, drivel, shrivel, snivel, swivel •carnival • Percival • perspectival •festival • aestival (US estival) •adjectival, arrival, deprival, genitival, imperatival, infinitival, outrival, relatival, revival, rival, substantival, survival •archival •grovel, hovel, novel •oval •approval, removal •Lovell, shovel •interval • serval • narwhal •coequal, equal, prequel, sequel •bilingual, lingual, monolingual, multilingual •rorqual • Hywel •Daniel, spaniel

views updated

ar·ri·val / əˈrīvəl/ • n. the action or process of arriving: he was dead on arrival at the hospital. ∎  a person who has arrived somewhere. ∎  the emergence or appearance of a new development, phenomenon, or product: the arrival of democracy. ∎  such a new development, phenomenon, or product: sociology is a relatively new arrival on the academic scene.

views updated

arrival †coming to land XIV; act of arriving XVI. — AN. ar(r)ivaille, f. ariver; see next and -AL2.

More From Encyclopedia.com


You Might Also Like