Definition of 'passenger'
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Measures that could be announced next week include a reduction in air passenger duty. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Southern has suggested passengers could share car journeys this week. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Noise would be cancelled out using microphones above the heads of drivers and passengers. The Sun (2016)It declined to go into detail about a timeframe for the planned increase in passenger numbers. Times, Sunday Times (2016)My thoughts are with all the families of the passengers and crew! The Sun (2016)Reports suggest he may have argued with passengers on board his flight. The Sun (2017)If you hadn't known other passengers on the flight you might have given up your fight. The Sun (2016)There were 155 passengers and crew members on a plane that might soon be sinking. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Strikes and confrontations have left passengers furious, train companies reeling and the government powerless to sort out the chaos. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This was a very embarrassing episode as it happened in front of around 50 passengers on the plane and airport staff. The Sun (2016)The comments came as unions demanded full compensation for passengers rather than vouchers. The Sun (2014)That journey was a surprise to the officials and to the few passengers in our car. Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 19011910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006)Road users and train passengers struggled as some routes were submerged and trains cancelled. Times, Sunday Times (2008) The passengers had their vehicles returned once the train had been towed out of the tunnel. The Sun (2011)The lorry driver and two passengers suffered minor injuries and multiple stings. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Some peak services are carrying more than double the number of passengers they should. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He was a danger to the crew and passengers. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Over three hours crew members reassured passengers that they were tackling a fire on the car deck. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We are not yet talking about carrying passengers in planes without pilots. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They said he had nine passengers on board but was only allowed eight. The Sun (2013)This is likely to be extended to passenger buses. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When another passenger needed his seat she took him on to her lap. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The passenger boats taking part will be allowed to charge to carry people. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The day of routine passenger flights was at last about to dawn. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)The car was searched after passenger profiling rather than as a result of intelligence. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Maximum occupancy of the car is eight passengers. The Sun (2012)Four rounds were fired at a vehicle but the passengers were unharmed. The Sun (2016)The city council says that the move will help to improve driver and passenger safety. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This check should be carried out before passengers board the plane in their own country. The Sun (2014)And the sheer numbers of passengers and pieces of baggage that need checking would push any technology to its limits. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Thousands of air passengers had to take replacement buses to and from London yesterday. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Another involves a passenger train that can carry freight at off-peak periods. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The ship was carrying about 260 passengers and crew. Times, Sunday Times (2009)With almost one crew member per passenger, this ebullient American had made a poignant observation. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'passenger'
British English: passenger /ˈpæsɪndʒə/ NOUN
A passenger in a bus, boat, or plane is a person who is travelling in it, but who is not driving it or working on it.
My father was a passenger in the car when it crashed.
- American English: passenger
- Arabic: رَاكِبٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: passageiro
- Chinese: 乘客
- Croatian: putnik
- Czech: cestující
- Danish: passager
- Dutch: passagier
- European Spanish: pasajero
- Finnish: matkustaja
- French: passager
- German: Passagier
- Greek: επιβάτης
- Italian: passeggero
- Japanese: 乗客
- Korean: 승객
- Norwegian: passasjer
- Polish: pasażer
- European Portuguese: passageiro
- Romanian: pasager
- Russian: пассажир
- Spanish: pasajero
- Swedish: passagerare
- Thai: ผู้โดยสาร
- Turkish: yolcu
- Ukrainian: пасажир
- Vietnamese: hành khách
Definition of passenger from the Collins English Dictionary
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