Passenger

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Passenger Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a traveler riding in a vehicle (a boat or bus or car or plane or train etc) who is not operating it

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a traveler riding in a vehicle (a boat or bus or car or plane or train etc) who is not operating it

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Passenger Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A passenger is a term that is used for a person who travels in a vehicle, but not the driver or a person working in the vehicle.

There are two common ways in which the term is used:

In most places the company who owns the vehicles and the people who work on them have legal obligations to the passengers riding with them.



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Passenger Sample Sentences in News


  • This Impatient Passenger Deployed The Emergency Slide To Get Off The Plane Faster
    Last week, a passenger onboard a China Eastern Airlines plane deployed the emergency slide after the aircraft landed at Sanya Phoenix International Airport, off China's southern coast. Read more on this news related to 'Passenger'
  • Global passenger traffic grows 4.9% in first 10 months
    The accumulated passenger traffic for the first 10 months of 2014 grew by 4.9 percent. For the month of October alone, passenger numbers grew by 6% year over year, according to the Airport Council International (ACI).Airports also reported an increase of 6.3% in international passenger traffic as domestic passenger traffic increased by 5.8% as compared to October, Read more on this news related to 'Passenger'
  • Passenger opens emergency exit on plane to get 'some fresh air'
    A passenger caused a scare on his flight when he yanked open an emergency exit just moments before the plane was due to take off to "get some fresh air", reported South China Morning Post (SCMP). The man on board Xiamen Air, a domestic flight in China, was caught on camera by fellow passengers when he opened the emergency exit door and stuck his head out Read more on this news related to 'Passenger'

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