1. 〔応接〕(a) reception

    応対する 〔応接する〕receive;〔相手になる〕deal ((with));〔店員が〕serve, wait on ((a customer))

    • 客の応対で忙しい
    • I'm busy receiving visitors.
    • 彼は応対が上手[下手]だ
    • 〔人との接し方〕He is good [awkward] with people./〔客の扱い〕He is [is not] good at making his visitors feel at home.
    • 彼女は電話の応対が上手だ
    • She handles phone calls well.