Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

2017 Word of the Year

passenger mile

or passenger-mile

noun
1.
a unit of measurement, consisting of one mile traveled by a passenger, that airlines, railroads, and other public transportation facilities use in recording volume of traffic.
Origin of passenger mile
1900-1905
First recorded in 1900-05
Related forms
passenger mileage, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for passenger mile

Word Value for passenger

12
15
Scrabble Words With Friends