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American English: /ˈtʊrəst/
British English: /ˈtʊərɪst/

Translation of tourist in Spanish:


  • 1.1 (person on vacation) tourist bureau o office tourist guide
    guía (masculine and feminine) de turismo or (Mexico) de turistas
    the tourist industry
    el turismo
    la industria del turismo
    the tourist season
    la temporada turística
    it's a real tourist trap
    atrae a muchos turistas
    Example sentences
    • The twin elephants were popular attractions with tourists at the Khao Kheow Open Zoo.
    • You can see immediately that this is no tour bus stop for visiting Asian budget holiday tourists.
    • Both fields are close to ancient Silbury Hill, which is popular with travellers and tourists alike.
    1.2 (British English) (Sport)the tourists
    el equipo visitante que está de gira

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
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    A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.