Definition of hotelier
: a proprietor or manager of a hotel
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Major downtown businesses, including the Sacramento Kings, Macy’s and downtown hoteliers, are being asked this month to vote to tax themselves at least $50 million over the next 25 years to pay for some of the streetcar’s operating costs.
The CREW lawsuit would be stronger if more hoteliers had joined, said Mr. Goode, who asked colleagues to take part.
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Origin and Etymology of hotelier
French hôtelier, from Old French hostelier, from hostel
First Known Use: circa 1738See Words from the same year
HOTELIER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hotelier for English Language Learners
: a person who owns or operates a hotel
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