beach·​go·​er | \ ˈbēch-ˌgō-ər How to pronounce beachgoer (audio) \

Definition of beachgoer

: a person who frequently goes to the beach

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The beachgoer who found the bottle near Miramar Beach handed it over to local authorities last week. Fox News, "Bottle with Texas man's ashes returned to Gulf of Mexico after washing up on Florida beach," 9 Sep. 2019 The beachgoer who found the bottle near Miramar Beach handed it over to local authorities last week. Washington Post, "Bottle with man’s ashes resumes journey in Gulf of Mexico," 8 Sep. 2019 The beachgoer who found the bottle near Miramar Beach handed it over to local authorities last week. CBS News, "Bottle containing man's ashes continues journey across Gulf of Mexico," 8 Sep. 2019 With the help of Alvarez and other beachgoers, the parents and their 10-year-old son were rescued from the aggressive waters. Joelle Goldstein,, "3 Siblings Drown and 1 Survives After 'Strong' Rip Current and Waves Overtake Them in Texas," 9 Aug. 2019 Commissioners cited possible attacks on beachgoers, feces and urine on the beach, and the possibility of disturbing sea turtle nests, according to the report. Tiffini Theisen,, "No to new Central Florida dog beach: Brevard leaders feared attacks, pet waste, disturbed wildlife," 7 Aug. 2019 Additional thunderstorms were expected Thursday afternoon closer to Chicago, and a beach hazards statement was in effect for Cook County, meaning beachgoers should stay away from and out of Lake Michigan. Katherine Rosenberg-douglas,, "Chicago weather: More severe storms possible after as much as 4.5 inches of rain floods north, northwest suburbs; earlier tornado warning in Kane, DeKalb, Kendall counties canceled," 12 Sep. 2019 Melbourne city spokeswoman Cheryl Mall tells Florida Today the beachgoer spotted the cocaine while watching the rough surf Tuesday and told a nearby police officer. Washington Post, "The Latest: Dorian a flood, storm surge threat to US Coast," 5 Sep. 2019 Water samples near the pier in Pompano Beach also tested poor in recent weeks and some beachgoers reported smelling sewage. Cindy Krischer Goodman,, "Dorian fallout: No-swim advisories issued for some of Florida’s beaches," 4 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of beachgoer

1917, in the meaning defined above

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