tourist

[toor-ist]
noun
1.
a person who is traveling, especially for pleasure.
adverb
3.
in tourist-class accommodations, or by tourist-class conveyance: to travel tourist.

Origin:
1770–80; tour + -ist

nontourist, noun
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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.  a person travelling abroad as a member of a sports team that is playing a series of usually international matches
4.  Also called: tourist class the lowest class of accommodation on a passenger ship
 
adj
5.  of or relating to tourist accommodation
 
tour'istic
 
adj

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Word Origin & History

tourist
first attested 1780, from tour (n.); tourist trap attested from 1939, in Graham Greene.
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Slang Dictionary

tourist

n.
1. [ITS] A guest on the system, especially one who generally logs in over a network from a remote location for comm mode, email, games, and other trivial purposes. One step below luser. ITS hackers often used to spell this turist, perhaps by some sort of tenuous analogy with luser (this usage may also have expressed the ITS culture's penchant for six-letterisms, and-or been some sort of tribute to Alan Turing). Compare twink, lurker, read-only user.
2. [IRC] An IRC user who goes from channel to channel without saying anything; see channel hopping.
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tourist definition

jargon
A guest on the system, especially one who generally logs in over a network from a remote location for comm mode, electronic mail, games and other trivial purposes. A tourist is one step below a luser.
Hackers often spell this turist, perhaps by some sort of tenuous analogy with luser (this also expresses the ITS culture's penchant for six-letterisms).
Compare twink, read-only user.
[Jargon File]
(1995-03-10)

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Example sentences
During that month the city, except for its main tourist arteries, is a
  radically different place from its usual self.
Hotels, restaurants, shops and tourist guides are complaining of a huge drop in
  income.
Realize that you are at a conference, not on a tourist junket.
But for less distinctive destinations the collapse in tourist traffic has been
  catastrophic.
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