1. a person who is traveling, especially for pleasure.
  2. tourist class.


  1. in tourist-class accommodations, or by tourist-class conveyance: to travel tourist.


    1. a person who travels for pleasure, usually sightseeing and staying in hotels
    2. (as modifier)tourist attractions
  1. a person on an excursion or sightseeing tour
  2. a person travelling abroad as a member of a sports team that is playing a series of usually international matches
  3. Also called: tourist class the lowest class of accommodation on a passenger ship


  1. of or relating to tourist accommodation

n.1780, from tour (n.) + -ist; tourist trap attested from 1939, in Graham Greene.

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