Meaning of “grief tourist” in the English Dictionary

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"grief tourist" in British English

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grief touristnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɡriːf ˌtʊə.rɪst/ us /ˈɡriːf ˌtʊr.ɪst/ informal

someone who visits a place because something bad happened there:

Grief tourists continue to visit the house where the girls were murdered.

(Definition of “grief tourist” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)