travel agent

noun
|Updated on: 23 Jul 2018

Definition of travel agent

: a person engaged in selling and arranging transportation, accommodations, tours, or trips for travelers

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First Known Use of travel agent

1925

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TRAVEL AGENT Defined for English Language Learners

travel agent

Definition of travel agent for English Language Learners

  • : a person whose job is to help people who want to travel by buying plane tickets, making hotel reservations, etc.


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of travel agent


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