noun \ˈtra-və-lər, ˈtrav-lər\

: someone who is traveling or who travels often

: a person who moves around from place to place instead of living in one place for a long time

Full Definition of TRAVELER

:  one that travels: as
a :  one that goes on a trip or journey
b :  traveling salesman
a :  an iron ring sliding along a rope, bar, or rod of a ship
b :  a rod on the deck on which such a ring slides
:  any of various devices for handling something that is being transported laterally

Variants of TRAVELER

trav·el·er or trav·el·ler \ˈtra-və-lər, ˈtrav-lər\

Examples of TRAVELER

  1. Groups of travelers were everywhere that summer.
  2. The airport can handle large numbers of travelers.

First Known Use of TRAVELER

14th century


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