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excursion ticket

noun
1.
a round-trip ticket at a reduced fare, often for use within a limited period of time.
Origin of excursion ticket
1870-1875
First recorded in 1870-75
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  • The first to whom he applied, and who handed out his "excursion ticket," was informed that we were all in the wrong boat.

    Three Years in Europe

    William Wells Brown
  • I b'lieve when you're off on an excursion ticket in makin' the best of things, for my part.

    Jane Field Mary E. Wilkins Freeman

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