commuter

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

commute +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kəˈmjuːtɚ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -uːtə(ɹ)

Noun[edit]

commuter (plural commuters)

  1. One who commutes (etymology 1).
  2. (transport) A person who regularly travels between two places, typically home and work.
  3. (transport) Normally a short form of commuter rail, commuter train or commuter bus; A transport system or a vehicle in such systems used to transport commuters (#2)
    He takes the commuter to headquarters at least once a week.

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

See also[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin commūtō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

commuter

  1. (mathematics) to commute
  2. (electronics) to switch

Conjugation[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

commūter

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of commūtō