|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|
|5.||of or relating to tourist accommodation|
touristicadj. Having the quality of a tourist. Often used as a pejorative, as in `losing touristic scum'. Often spelled `turistic' or `turistik', so that phrase might be more properly rendered `lusing turistic scum'.