arrival arrival  /ə ˈraɪ vəl/


  1. (n) accomplishment of an objective
  2. (n) the act of arriving at a certain place
  3. (n) someone who arrives (or has arrived)



  1. The arrival of the House Speaker is pretty much a non-event in Baghdad.
  2. Security staff working outside the United Nations Headquarters, after the arrival of President Obama.
  3. The First Daughters brave the crowds, cold weather and boredom on their dad's arrival in Washington.


  1. In Hong Kong, pressure mounts on government to protect Snowden

    The former NSA contractor’s arrival could test already uneasy relationship between Beijing and Hong Kong.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Washington Post

  2. Debby Ryan: The Songs On My New Album Are Insane!

    Debby Ryan glams up for her arrival at The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences’ 40th Annual Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards held at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel on Friday night (June 14) in Los Angeles. The 20-year-old Jessie actress looked stunning on the red carpet in a Naeem Kahn dress with B by [...]
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Just Jared Jr.

  3. Soccer-Man City eye trophies with Pellegrini appointment

    * Chilean's arrival on three-year deal long expected * Kidd stays as an assistant (Writes through, adds quotes, details) By Sonia Oxley MANCHESTER, England, June 14 (Reuters) - Manchester City's wealthy owners have entrusted Manuel Pellegrini with fulfilling their ambitions of a packed trophy cabinet, appointing the former Malaga manager as the successor to the sacked Roberto Mancini on Friday ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports


  1. He added: "The Prime Minister and I regularly argued in opposition that British troops in Helmand were spread too thinly. That is why we welcome the arrival of over 18,000 American Marines, whose presence is allowing us to deliver a better and more...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Liam Fox Source: Sky News

  2. Dr McGraw told Entertainment Tonight: "She was released moments before my arrival and was packing when I entered the room. We visited for about an hour before I walked with her to her car. I am very concerned for her. My meeting with Britney and...
    on Jan 6, 2008 By: Dr Phil McGraw Source:

  3. "If they lose there's a new coach in Laurent Blanc who will change all of this," Zidane said. "I don't think you can blame one player or another, but Laurent Blanc's arrival will change everything that is happening within the team."
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Zinedine Zidane Source: The Associated Press

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