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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A person traveling in a car, bus, plane, ship, or other conveyance, but not driving or helping to operate it.

Usage examples (34)
  • On my underground railroad I never ran my train off the track. And I never lost a passenger.
  • Sure, the other passenger is a freeloader who shares the benefit undeservedly, but so what?
  • Maybe check out the bus companies, or does that only work if a passenger is accompanying the boxes?
  • As the Journal points out “airline clerks have no way of knowing why a passenger is a selectee.” for more
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