A Word A Day : Commuter

Saturday, 3rd November 2007 : Today's Word is ...


( Noun )

Pronunciation : ka-myotər

1. Somebody who travels regularly between places, especially between home and work

2. An airline that provides short flights between major cities

3. A passenger train that is ridden primarily by passengers who travel regularly from one place to another


Passenger, Rider

Contextual Example:

• Operators of the Flyaway bus service have reported faster trips from the Van Nuys commuter lot to Los Angeles International Airport since the lane opened, VICA leaders were told.

Related Word:

1. Commuters: Plural

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