- a person who goes on an excursion.
Origin of excursionist
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Examples from the Web for excursionist
The excursionist thinks of but little else during his stay there.ZigZag Journeys in Northern Lands;
I was provided with a receipt and duly and officially accepted as an excursionist.The Innocents Abroad
Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
But I also contributed my excursionist's share to these singular conversations.Your United States
If the diary of a Greek excursionist or tourist had come down to us, we should probably find in it entries of a very similar kind.
It looks like a dark-colored cup with a ragged margin, and may be seen by the excursionist in the spring on the roadside.Among the Mushrooms
Ellen M. Dallas and Caroline A. Burgin
- a person who goes on an excursion
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