Definition of transit lounge in English:

transit lounge


  • A lounge at an airport for passengers waiting between flights.

    • ‘Dorethea had met the American couple in an airport transit lounge.’
    • ‘Australia can be a place where wanderers turn up, like a transit lounge on the end of a very large airport.’
    • ‘Passengers were held in a transit lounge until a replacement aircraft was drafted in and they were flown to their final destination, Toronto in Canada.’
    • ‘Yesterday they began their journey home to Jakarta, flying into Brisbane airport, and spending some down time in the transit lounge.’
    • ‘The text narrates an encounter with a person who is trapped, living in an airport transit lounge without legal status for entry.’