Meaning of “sightseeing” in the English Dictionary

"sightseeing" in British English

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sightseeingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈsaɪtˌsiː.ɪŋ/ us /ˈsaɪtˌsiː.ɪŋ/

A2 the activity of visiting interesting places, especially by people on holiday:

We did some sightseeing in Paris.
There was no time to go sightseeing in Seattle.
sightseer
noun [ C ] uk /ˈsaɪtˌsiː.ər/ us /ˈsaɪtˌsiː.ɚ/

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

"sightseeing" in American English

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sightseeingnoun [ U ]

us /ˈsɑɪtˌsi·ɪŋ/

the act of visiting interesting places, esp. while on vacation:

Are you going to go sightseeing this afternoon?

(Definition of “sightseeing” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)