Definition of "holidaymaker" [holidaymaker]

  • Chiefly British One who goes on vacation. (noun)

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Use "holidaymaker" in a sentence
  • "David Swann, a currency strategist at Travelex, says that, at a typical bureau de change, a holidaymaker exchanging £500 would have got A$1,250 at the start of the last Ashes season down under, compared with just A$805 today."
  • "It's a "party town": bum-skimming skirts, plunging tops and vertiginous heels are standard uniform for every female holidaymaker."
  • "A tourist in a dinghy dragged the man on board and brought him ashore and another holidaymaker then tried to save his life, according to a report in the Daily Mail."