tourist

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noun tour·ist \ˈtu̇r-ist\

Definition of tourist

  1. 1 :  one that makes a tour for pleasure or culture

  2. 2 :  tourist class

tourist

adjective or adverb

Examples of tourist in a sentence

  1. The museums attract a lot of tourists.

  2. In the summer the town is filled with tourists.

  3. The tourists defeated the home side.

1780

First Known Use of tourist

1780

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TOURIST Defined for English Language Learners

tourist

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noun tour·ist \ˈtu̇r-ist\

Definition of tourist for English Language Learners

  • : a person who travels to a place for pleasure

  • : a member of a sports team that is playing a series of official games in a foreign country


TOURIST Defined for Kids

tourist

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noun tour·ist \ˈtu̇r-ist\

Definition of tourist for Students

  1. :  a person who travels for pleasure



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