a commuter who lives in a city and commutes to a job in the suburbs.
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a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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Origin of reverse commuter
First recorded in 1965–70
OTHER WORDS FROM reverse commuterreverse commuting, noun
Words nearby reverse commuter
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