Definition of Traveller

1. Noun. A person who changes location.

Definition of Traveller

1. Noun. One who travels, especially to distant lands. ¹

2. Noun. (British) A term for a modern day gypsy, tinker, caravan dweller, etc. ¹

3. Noun. (Ireland) Member of the nomadic ethnic minority. ¹

4. Noun. A term for a list and record of instructions that follows a part in a manufacturing process. ¹

5. Noun. (nautical) a metal ring that moves freely on part of a ship’s rigging ¹

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Definition of Traveller

1. one that travels [n -S] - See also: travels

Lexicographical Neighbors of Traveller

traveler's tree
travelers' checks
traveling bag
traveling expenses
traveling grate
traveling salesman
traveling wave
traveller (current term)
traveller's check
traveller's cheque
traveller's joy
traveller's letter of credit
traveller's tree
travelling salesman
travelling salesman problem
travelling salesmen
travelling wave
travelling wave tube

Literary usage of Traveller

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1872)
"It is most important to a traveller, whose caravan is on the march, that he should lose very little time when he is consulting his compass. WATCHES. ..."

2. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"One last glimpse of the traveller is gathered from his will, which is treasured in ... On the 9th January, 1324, the traveller, now in his seventieth year, ..."

3. The Life of Charles Dickens by John Forster (1874)
"I am both a town traveller ' and a country traveller, and am always on the road. ' Figuratively speaking, I travel for the great house of ' Human-interest ..."

4. The Poetical Works and Remains of Henry Kirke White by Henry Kirke White, Robert Southey (1855)
"GOD help thee, traveller, on thy journey far; The wind is bitter keen,—the ... No kind star To-night will guide thee, traveller,—and the war Of winds and ..."

5. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1891)
"belong ' The English traveller." which in the ' s main plot is almost as p»- M ' A W.,rnan Killed .... 'The English traveller.' at the Fortune (see act iv. ..."

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