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  1. tour·ism
    IPA[ˈto͝orˌizəm]
  2. noun

    • 1. the commercial organization and operation of vacations and visits to places of interest:

      a national fund for the promotion of tourism
  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: tourism

    • noun

      the commercial organization and operation of holidays and visits to places of interest:
    • noun

      another term for health tourism
    • noun

      the organization of vacations with the purpose of taking advantage of the lack of restrictions imposed on prostitution and other sexual activities by some foreign countries.
    • noun

      the practice of traveling to a tourist destination with the main purpose of receiving some therapeutic treatment.
    • noun

      tourism directed to places that are identified with death and suffering:
    • noun

      the practice of traveling into space for recreational purposes:
    • noun

      the practice of travelling into space for recreational purposes:
    • noun

      the practice of travelling abroad in order to receive medical treatment.
    • noun

      another term for health tourism
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