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Meaning of PASSENGER

Pronunciation:  'pasunjur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a traveler riding in a vehicle (a boat or bus or car or plane or train etc) who is not operating it
 

PASSENGER is a 9 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: rider
 
 See Also: commuter, fare, hitchhiker, stowaway, straphanger, traveler, traveller

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pas"sen*ger\, n. [OE. & F. passager. See {Passage},
and cf. {Messenger}.]
1. A passer or passer-by; a wayfarer. --Shak.

2. A traveler by some established conveyance, as a coach,
   steamboat, railroad train, etc.

{Passenger falcon} (Zo["o]l.), a migratory hawk. --Ainsworth.

{Passenger pigeon} (Zo["o]l.), the common wild pigeon of
   North America ({Ectopistes migratorius}), so called on
   account of its extensive migrations.

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Dreaming that you are a passenger, suggests that you are not in control of your life and are letting others decide for you. Seeing other passengers means, that you are spending too much energy pleasing others. You may feel that others are leeching on you.
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: adventurer, alpinist, astronaut, camper, climber, comers and goers, commuter, cosmopolite, cruiser, excursionist, explorer, fare, globe-girdler, globe-trotter, goer, hajji, jet set, jet-setter, journeyer, mariner, mountaineer, palmer, passerby, pathfinder, pilgrim, pioneer, rubberneck, rubbernecker, sailor, sightseer, straphanger, tourer, tourist, trailblazer, trailbreaker, transient, traveler, traveller, trekker, tripper, viator, visiting fireman, voortrekker, voyager, voyageur, wayfarer, world-traveler
 

 

 

 

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