day-tripper

[ dey-trip-er ]
/ ˈdeɪˌtrɪp ər /

noun

a person who goes on a trip, especially an excursion, lasting all or part of a day but not overnight: The cruise boat operator said that the number of day-trippers exploded every fall.

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Origin of day-tripper

First recorded in 1895–1900; day trip + -er1

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