turista

noun
tu·​ris·​ta | \ tu̇-ˈrē-stə How to pronounce turista (audio) \

Definition of turista

Examples of turista in a Sentence

the entire family came down with the dreaded turista three days into their long-awaited vacation

First Known Use of turista

1962, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for turista

Spanish, tourist

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“Turista.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/turista. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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turista

noun
tu·​ris·​ta | \ tu̇-ˈrē-stə How to pronounce turista (audio) \

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