Found 3 items, similar to journey.
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n : the act of traveling from one place to another [syn: journeying
v 1: undertake a journey or trip [syn: travel
2: travel upon or across; “travel the oceans”
English → English
, n.; pl. Journeys
. [OE. jornee, journee,
prop., a day's journey, OF. jorn['e]e, jurn['e]e, a day, a
day's work of journey, F. journ['e]e, fr. OF. jorn, jurn, jor
a day, F. jour, fr. L. diurnus. See Journal
1. The travel or work of a day. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
We have yet large day, for scarce the sun
Hath finished half his journey. --Milton.
2. Travel or passage from one place to another, especially
one covering a large distance or taking a long time.
The good man . . . is gone a long journey. --Prov.
3. Hence: [figurative], A passage through life, or a passage
through any significant experience, or from one state to
[1913 Webster +PJC]
We must all have the same journey's end. --Bp.
4. The distance that is traveled in a journey, or the time
taken to complete a journey; as, it's a two-day journey
from the oasis into Cairo by camel; from Mecca to
Samarkand is quite a journey.
Syn: Tour; excursion; trip; expedition; pilgrimage; jaunt.
. The word
journey suggests the idea of a somewhat prolonged
traveling for a specific object, leading a person to
pass directly from one point to another. In a tour, we
take a roundabout course from place to place, more
commonly for pleasure, though sometimes on business.
An excursion is usually a brief tour or trip for
pleasure, health, etc. In a pilgrimage we travel to a
place hallowed by our religions affections, or by some
train of sacred or tender associations. A journey on
important business; the tour of Europe; an excursion
to the lakes; a pilgrimage to the Holy Land.
, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Journeyed
; p. pr. &
vb. n. Journeying
To travel from place to place; to go from home to a distance.
Abram journeyed, going on still toward the south.
--Gen. xii. 9.
, v. t.
To traverse; to travel over or through. [R.] “I journeyed
many a land.”
--Sir W. Scott.