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noun as in tourist guide


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For a broader scope, travel companies and organizations have created interactive maps for the entire world, such as Sherpa, the International Air Transport Association and Kayak, the online travel agency.

A sick Sherpa either has to walk into town or spend as much as $3,000—potentially half a year’s income—for a helicopter evacuation to the capital.

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Perhaps this is the reason for the air of grim determination hanging over Base Camp, where a 19-year-old Sherpa guide has become one of the latest climbers to be stricken with a cough and a fever.

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The Sherpa jackets are perfect right now as it’s getting colder, I have the animal print one.

Pieces include fall and winter essentials like Sherpa jackets and matching sweatsuits.

The sherpa strike left you with no highest mountain to climb?

When she was 20, she met Lopsang Sherpa, an established mountaineer, who also thought her too tall to marry.

The pride of Kathmandu is a cross-country skier named — I kid you not — Sherpa.

His humility is refreshing; Sherpa himself expects a last-place finish.

These headlamps, Sher realized, belonged to a team of Sherpa descending to base camp.

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On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sherpa, such as: chaperon, cicerone, docent, escort, guide, and tour guide.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.