- The definition of a tourist is a person who visits a location other than his own home.
An example of a tourist is a person from France who visits the U.S.
tourist definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- a person who makes a tour, esp. for pleasure
- tourist class
- of or for tourists
- designating or of the lowest-priced accommodations, as on a ship
in or by means of tourist class
tourist definition by American Heritage Dictionary
One who travels for pleasure.
- tour·isˈtic adjective
- tour·isˈti·cal·ly adverb