Definition of 'tourist'
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Each summer millions of tourists visit the mountain. Smithsonian Mag (2017)The tourist office must be pleased. Times, Sunday Times (2017) British tourists make more than a million visits to Thailand each year. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Why are foreign tourists allowed what amounts to credit which you know they won't pay? The Sun (2016)To visit as a tourist is to see one of the world's most beautiful countries. Times, Sunday Times (2017)So, it’s not a common tourist destination for foreigners and not the easiest place to get to. Smithsonian Insider (2017)The region's dependence on a seasonal tourist industry has made it a frontline in the battle between parents and schools over the issue. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Its souks were some of the busiest in the Middle East and had been part of a thriving tourist industry. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She was critical of the way in which Everest effectively evolved into a tourist destination, and climbers would leave behind tonnes of detritus. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A British tourist told how he and his girlfriend were hit by the lorry but escaped, shaken and with bruises. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The traffic can be annoying and the place is heaving with tourists in the summer. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The tourist office may also be able to help. Collins Traveller-Tuscany and Florence (1993)And the tourist industry today conducts itself with some taste here. Times, Sunday Times (2010)How easy is it to get to other tourist destinations along the coast? Times, Sunday Times (2007)We head northeast to discover towns and resorts seldom visited by tourists. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Was there a way to make tourist accommodation unique yet universally available? Times, Sunday Times (2014)To pay the entry fee for foreign tourists is doubly irrational. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It was filmed and photographed by tourists during the holiday season. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Welcome tourists from abroad may have been present in numbers. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Perhaps curators intend to appeal mainly to a summer audience of tourists. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The tourist office can help with accommodation. The Sun (2010)Some business people make initial speculative visits on tourist visas. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They put in special accommodation for bringing tourists up here. THE LAST OF THE GENTLEMEN ADVENTURERS: Coming of Age in the Arctic (2004)The new airlines are targeting foreign tourists. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Tourists got stranded abroad or marooned at home. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Small useful maps are distributed by tourist offices and specify where to find the government bungalows. Travels with Rosinante (1990)The crowd included a few dozen party members and some tourists who had wandered in off the street. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In front of the palace it looks like an average summer tourist turnout for the changing of the guard. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Both companies say that they have taken thousands of tourists to destinations on the warning list without incurring any injuries or deaths. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Success could transform the local economy, which relies heavily on its tourist industry. The Sun (2010)The jet will take real tourists to holidays hotspots like Ibiza. The Sun (2008)Three British tourists have been injured in a coach crash in Kenya. Times, Sunday Times (2013) International tourist arrivals to India last year grew at their slowest pace since the 2008 global economic downturn. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'tourist'
British English: tourist /ˈtʊərɪst/ NOUN
A tourist is a person who is visiting a place for pleasure, especially when they are on holiday.
...a tourist attraction.
- American English: tourist
- Arabic: سَائِح
- Brazilian Portuguese: turista
- Chinese: 游客
- Croatian: turist
- Czech: turista
- Danish: turist
- Dutch: toerist
- European Spanish: turista
- Finnish: turisti
- French: touriste
- German: Tourist
- Greek: τουρίστας
- Italian: turista
- Japanese: 旅行者
- Korean: 관광객
- Norwegian: turist
- Polish: turysta
- European Portuguese: turista
- Romanian: turist
- Russian: турист
- Spanish: turista
- Swedish: turist
- Thai: นักท่องเที่ยว
- Turkish: turist
- Ukrainian: турист
- Vietnamese: khách du lịch
Definition of tourist from the Collins English Dictionary
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