day-tripper

noun
day-trip·​per | \ ˈdā-ˌtri-pər How to pronounce day-tripper (audio) \

Definition of day-tripper

: one who takes a trip that does not last overnight

First Known Use of day-tripper

1851, in the meaning defined above

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“Day-tripper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/day-tripper. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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