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passenger

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈpæsəndʒər/
TRANSPORT a person who is travelling in a vehicle, or on a train or plane, but is not driving it, flying it, or working on it: Airlines report that passenger numbers are down. The report said light trucks on average emit 38 percent more carbon dioxide than passenger cars. airline/rail/car passengers a passenger jet/flight/plane
UK informal WORKPLACE someone who does not work as hard as others in a group: Most modern law firms realise that they simply cannot afford to carry any passengers
Translations of “passenger”
in Arabic راكِب…
in Korean 승객…
in Malaysian penumpang…
in French (de) passager/-ère…
in Turkish yolcu…
in Italian passeggero, -a…
in Chinese (Traditional) 乘客,旅客…
in Russian пассажир…
in Polish pasażer/ka…
in Vietnamese hành khách…
in Spanish pasajero…
in Portuguese passageiro, -a…
in Thai ผู้โดยสาร…
in German der Passagier, Passagier-……
in Catalan passatger, -a…
in Japanese 乗客…
in Indonesian penumpang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 乘客,旅客…
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