Definition of arriver in US English:

arriver

noun

  • A person who or thing which arrives or has arrived. Chiefly: a person, vehicle, vessel, etc., that arrives or has arrived at a place or event; = "arrival". Often (and now chiefly) with modifying adjective.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Richard Whitbourne (1561–1635), seaman and publicist for Newfoundland. From arrive + -er.

Pronunciation

arriver

/əˈrʌɪvə/