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globetrotter

noun [C] uk   /ˈɡləʊbˌtrɒt.ər/  us   /ˈɡloʊbˌtrɑː.t̬ɚ/
someone who often travels to a lot of different countries: Japan last month, New York next month - you've become a regular globetrotter, haven't you?
globetrotting
adjective, noun [U] uk   /-ˌtrɒt.ɪŋ/  us   /-ˌtrɑː.t̬ɪŋ/
a globetrotting lifestyle The prime minister's globetrotting has led to accusations that he is ignoring domestic problems.
Translations of “globetrotter”
in Chinese (Traditional) 周遊列國者, 環球旅行者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 周游世界者, 环球旅行者…
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