tourist class


Definition of tourist class

: economy accommodations (as on a ship)

Examples of tourist class in a Sentence

Tourist class is all we could afford.
Recent Examples on the Web To keep the trip under budget, the girls made the five-day journey across the Atlantic on the Queen Elizabeth in tourist class and stayed in youth hostels and campgrounds, while in Europe. Margarita Cambest,, "Towson Girl Scouts celebrate 60th anniversary of cross-ocean adventure," 6 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of tourist class

1935, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of tourist class was in 1935

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“Tourist class.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of tourist class

: the cheapest seats on an airplane or the cheapest rooms on a ship or in a hotel

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