Wondering about the definition of working the village? Keep reading to learn the meaning of working the village, see some examples, and get a better understanding of this flight slang travel glossary term!
What Does Working the Village Mean?
This airline slang term possibly comes from the term “village idiot,” and so “working the village” means something like “working with the idiots.”
More on Working the Village
Some airline employees aren’t the most diplomatic, as with any profession. Other slightly offensive terms flight workers use include: Holding Pen, Gate Lice, Crumb Crunchers, and Kettle Class.
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