beach·​go·​er | \ ˈbēch-ˌgō-ər \

Definition of beachgoer

: a person who frequently goes to the beach

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The international jet set has long crowed about Hvar, where the main town features a postcard-perfect harbor and raucous nightlife, while more budget-minded beachgoers and water sports enthusiasts gravitate to Brac. Anja Mutić, WSJ, "A Guide to Croatia’s Island Hideouts," 19 July 2018 The not-so-fashion-forward footwear is especially popular among kids, gardeners, and beachgoers alike, and now, even your pet can get in on the controversial trend. Jennifer Aldrich, Country Living, "This Croc-Shaped Pet Bed Is One Shoe You Won't Mind Your Dog Having," 31 Dec. 2018 In the afternoon, catch a taxi to Balangan beach, empty save for surfers paddling out and little warungs where beachgoers sip Bintangs. Alex Postman, Condé Nast Traveler, "Finding the Bali You Came For," 16 Nov. 2018 Does this open-endedness encourage future beachgoers to leave their own marks on the house? Hillary Brown, House Beautiful, "This New Home Feels Nostalgic In The Best Way," 30 Aug. 2018 What unfolded was captured on police bodycamera and in a video shot by a nearby beachgoer. Nicole Darrah, Fox News, "Woman in viral Memorial Day beach arrest is indicted," 24 Sep. 2018 So the beachgoers dance happily along the shore, and the old man tickles the ivories, and finally, the camera pans over to reveal Pooh, Eeyore, Tigger, and Piglet enjoying the sun as well. Todd Vanderwerff, Vox, "Christopher Robin’s thoroughly charming post-credits scene, explained," 3 Aug. 2018 Another beachgoer drew nearer and heaved a sigh of relief after closer inspection. James Freeman, WSJ, "What Exactly Is Real in the Campaign Against Plastic?," 1 Aug. 2018 Swells from #Alberto will create dangerous rip currents along parts of the Gulf Coast, posing a threat to beachgoers over the #MemorialDay weekend. Ben Estes,, "Subtropical Storm Alberto expected to turn north soon: latest update," 26 May 2018

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First Known Use of beachgoer

1917, in the meaning defined above

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