Definition of “commuter” - English Dictionary

“commuter” in Business English

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commuternoun [ C ]

uk /kəˈmjuːtər/ us

TRANSPORT a person who regularly travels between home and work:

Because of disruption caused by the snow, many commuters faced long delays.

commuteradjective [ before noun ]

uk /kəˈmjuːtər/ us

TRANSPORT used to describe something that is used by people who regularly travel between home and work, for example a place that they live, or a method of travel:

commuter town/suburb, etc. Fanwood, New Jersey, is still an important commuter town.
commuter flight/airline/bus, etc. They caught a commuter flight to Boston in the morning.

(Definition of “commuter” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)