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tour·ist

 (to͝or′ĭst)
n.
One who travels for pleasure.

tour·is′tic adj.
tour·is′ti·cal·ly adv.
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tourist

(ˈtʊərɪst)
n
1.
a. a person who travels for pleasure, usually sightseeing and staying in hotels
b. (as modifier): tourist attractions.
2. a person on an excursion or sightseeing tour
3. (General Sporting Terms) a person travelling abroad as a member of a sports team that is playing a series of usually international matches
4. (Nautical Terms) Also called: tourist class the lowest class of accommodation on a passenger ship
adj
of or relating to tourist accommodation
tourˈistic adj
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tour•ist

(ˈtʊər ɪst)

n.
1. a person who makes a tour, esp. for pleasure.
adv.
3. in tourist-class accommodations, or by tourist-class conveyance: to travel tourist.
[1770–80]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tourist - someone who travels for pleasuretourist - someone who travels for pleasure  
traveler, traveller - a person who changes location
excursionist, rubberneck, sightseer, tripper - a tourist who is visiting sights of interest
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tourist

noun traveller, journeyer, voyager, tripper, globetrotter, holiday-maker, sightseer, excursionist foreign tourists
Quotations
"You perceive I generalize with intrepidity from single instances. It is the tourist's custom" [Mark Twain]
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tourist

noun
One who travels for pleasure:
Chiefly British: tripper.
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Translations
سَائِحسائِح
turistaturistický
turist
turisti
turist
túristi, ferîamaîur
旅行者
관광객
turistický
turist
turist
นักท่องเที่ยว
khách du lịch

tourist

[ˈtʊərɪst]
A. N
1. (on holiday) → turista mf
2. (Sport) (= visiting team) the touristsel equipo visitante
B. CPD [attraction, season] → turístico
tourist agency Nagencia f de turismo
tourist bureau N = tourist information centre tourist class Nclase f turista
tourist industry Nindustria f del turismo
tourist information centre, tourist office Noficina f de turismo, oficina f de información turística
tourist season Ntemporada f del turismo
the tourist trade Nel turismo
tourist trap Nsitio m para turistas
tourist visa Nvisado m turístico, visa f turística (LAm)
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tourist

[ˈtʊərɪst]
ntouriste mf
adv [travel] → en classe touriste
modif [season] → touristique; [agency] → de tourisme; [authority, board] → du tourisme; [attraction, resort, town, destination] → touristique; [development] → du tourisme; [facilities] → touristiquetourist class nclasse f touriste
to travel tourist class → voyager en classe touristetourist industry nindustrie f touristiquetourist information ninformations fpl touristiquestourist information office nbureau m de tourismetourist office noffice m du tourisme, syndicat m d'initiativetourist trade ntourisme mtourist trap npiège m à touristes
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tourist

n (= person)Tourist(in) m(f), → Fremde(r) mf; (Sport) → Gast m; (= tourist class)Touristenklasse f; to travel touristin der Touristenklasse reisen
attrTouristen-; tourist seasonReisesaison or -zeit f; tourist trafficReiseverkehr m

tourist

:
tourist agency
nReisebüro nt
tourist association
nFremdenverkehrsverband m
tourist centre, (US) tourist center
nTouristenort m
tourist class
adv travel, flyin der Touristenklasse
tourist-class
adj ticket, fare, passengerder Touristenklasse
tourist guide
nFremdenführer(in) m(f)
tourist information centre
n (Brit) → Touristen-Informationsbüro nt, → Touristen-Informationszentrum nt
tourist office
tourist trade
nFremdenverkehrsgewerbe nt
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tourist

[ˈtʊərɪst]
1. nturista m/f
2. adj (attraction, season) → turistico/a
the tourist trade → il turismo
3. adv (travel) → in classe turistica
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tour

(tuə) noun
1. a journey to several places and back. They went on a tour of Italy.
2. a visit around a particular place. He took us on a tour of the house and gardens.
3. an official period of time of work usually abroad. He did a tour of duty in Fiji.
verb
to go on a tour (around). to tour Europe.
ˈtourism noun
the industry dealing with tourists ie hotels, catering etc. Tourism is an important part of our economy.
ˈtourist noun
a person who travels for pleasure. London is usually full of tourists; (also adjective) the tourist industry.
ˈtour guide noun
a person who guides tourists on trips.
ˈtourist guide noun
a guide with information about tourist attractions.
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tourist

سَائِح turista turist Tourist τουρίστας turista turisti touriste turist turista 旅行者 관광객 toerist turist turysta turista турист turist นักท่องเที่ยว turist khách du lịch 游客
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