tourism noun

ADJ. international, overseas | mass, package | expanding, increased | eco-friendly, ecological, environmental, green, sustainable | farm

VERB + TOURISM boost, increase, promote | be dependent upon, depend on, rely on The islands' economy is largely dependent upon tourism.

TOURISM + VERB boom, increase With the advent of the railways, tourism boomed. | decline, fall, slump

TOURISM + NOUN business, enterprise, industry, market, sector | development, promotion | strategy | officer | potential The city is finally realizing its tourism potential.

PREP. through ~ The town survives mainly through tourism.

PHRASES a decline/downturn/drop in tourism, the development/promotion of tourism, earnings/income/revenue from tourism, the growth in/of tourism, the impact of tourism, an increase/a rise in tourism