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noun [countable]     passenger pronunciation in British English
/ˈpæsɪndʒə(r)/
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  1. 1
    someone who travels in a motor vehicle, aircraft, train, or ship but is not the driver or one of the people who works on it

    Two other passengers in the car suffered serious injuries.

    The safety of the passengers and crew is our first priority.

    More than six hundred passengers boarded the ship.

  2. 2
    someone in a team who does not do his or her fair share of the work
 
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