a person who acts as a guide, especially to the historical sites and antiquities of a place.
a person hired by travelers to make arrangements for a tour and to act as guide.
anything that guides or leads; hence, a center of attention.
the technique or practice of guiding ships by means of signal lights, as in lighthouses.
a man who acts as guide to strangers and travelers.
the guiding of strangers. —xenagogue, n.