sightseer
noun see sightsee

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • sightseer — UK [ˈsaɪtˌsiːə(r)] / US [ˈsaɪtˌsɪər] noun [countable] Word forms sightseer : singular sightseer plural sightseers tourism a tourist who is travelling around a place and looking at interesting things …   English dictionary

  • sightseer — [[t]sa͟ɪtsiːə(r)[/t]] sightseers N COUNT A sightseer is someone who is travelling around visiting the interesting places that tourists usually visit. ...coachloads of sightseers. Syn: tourist …   English dictionary

  • sightseer — sightseeing ► NOUN ▪ the activity of visiting places of interest in a particular location. DERIVATIVES sightseer noun …   English terms dictionary

  • sightseer — See sightsee. * * * …   Universalium

  • sightseer — noun One who goes sightseeing; one who goes around to look at sights or see things of interest; a tourist …   Wiktionary

  • sightseer — Synonyms and related words: Paul Pry, Peeping Tom, adventurer, alpinist, astronaut, busybody, camper, climber, comers and goers, commuter, cosmopolite, cruiser, eavesdropper, excursionist, explorer, fare, globe girdler, globe trotter, goer,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sightseer — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. tourist, observer, wanderer, voyager; see tourist , traveler . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun One who travels for pleasure: excursionist, tourist. Chiefly British: tripper. See MOVE …   English dictionary for students

  • sightseer — sight|se|er [ˈsaıtsi:ə US ər] n someone, especially a tourist, who is visiting a famous or interesting place …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sightseer — sight|se|er [ saıt,siər ] noun count a tourist who is traveling around a place and looking at interesting things …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sightseer — saɪt‚sɪːə(r) n. tourist, visitor, one who travels about and visits tourist attractions …   English contemporary dictionary

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