Definition of travel
Definition of travel (Entry 2 of 2)
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Synonyms for travel
Examples of travel in a Sentence
The birds are traveling south for the winter. His job requires him to travel frequently. She enjoys traveling around Europe. They traveled cross-country from New York to California. The pain traveled down his back. the way that sound travels in an empty room That car was really traveling when it passed us. The order is traveling by plane.
She doesn’t enjoy foreign travel. Air travel was affected by the storm. The book discusses the future of travel in outer space. We extended our travels for another week.
Recent Examples on the Web: Verb
Since Calvin was born, the couple looks to be as solid as ever, traveling across the country together, going out for the occasional date night, golfing, and so much more more. — Kayla Keegan, Good Housekeeping, “Inside ‘Today’ Show Star Dylan Dreyer and Her Husband’s Adorable Marriage,” 30 Mar. 2019 Sound Transit said its buses traveling on SR 520 were seeing delays up to 30 minutes. — Heidi Groover, The Seattle Times, “Buses no longer using Seattle’s transit tunnel; Monday commutes test new routes,” 25 Mar. 2019 But when Chinese authorities intensified an anticorruption crackdown in 2015 that put traveling high-rollers on notice, gamblers began looking online—a venue that. — Jake Maxwell Watts, WSJ, “Virtual Casinos Deliver a Tricky Jackpot to the Philippines,” 19 Mar. 2019 So, picture a radio wave traveling outward from somewhere above the surface of a neutron star. — Chris Lee, Ars Technica, “Pulsars could convert dark matter into something we could see,” 20 Dec. 2018 In his youth, the Russian writer Sergei Lebedev worked as a geologist, traveling north on expeditions to the mines and quarries that were abandoned after the fall of the Soviet Union. — Sam Sacks, WSJ, “Fiction: In the Archives of Personal History,” 15 Mar. 2019 Definitely concealer, just because of traveling all the time. — Amanda Mitchell, Marie Claire, “Former ‘Bachelorette’ Rachel Lindsay Talks Colton, Life With Bryan, and Self-Care,” 12 Mar. 2019 From their three-day royal visit to Morocco, to Meghan traveling to New York for a two-day baby shower with her close friends, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex haven’t stopped. — Amy Mackelden, Harper’s BAZAAR, “Meghan Markle & Prince Harry’s Buckingham Palace PDA Will Absolutely Slay You,” 5 Mar. 2019 People reports the singer passed away on Saturday from complications from pneumonia and a blood clot that traveled to her heart. — Megan Stein, Country Living, “‘The Voice’ Coaches Pay Tribute to Contestant Janice Freeman, Who Has Died at 33,” 4 Mar. 2019
Recent Examples on the Web: Noun
As part of the new partnership, Sunday Riley is cooking up three tiers of amenity kits featuring a handful of never-before-seen, travel-size products. — Karina Hoshikawa, Allure, “Good News, Frequent Flyers: Sunday Riley Is Launching a Skin-Care Kit With United Airlines,” 2 Apr. 2019 Shay Mitchell We’re obsessed with following this Pretty Little Liars star on Instagram for her stunning travel, fashion, and bikini pics. — Yerin Kim, Seventeen, “20 Celebs Who Shared Butt Selfies on Instagram,” 28 Aug. 2018 According to a new report from the HHS inspector general, 20 of the 21 official trips taken by Price during his brief tenure violated federal travel regulations. — Ed Kilgore, Daily Intelligencer, “Auditor: Tom Price Owes Government $341,000 for Unauthorized Travel Expenses,” 13 July 2018 The inspector general’s report raised questions about how Price’s travel was authorized. — CBS News, “Government watchdog slams former HHS head for travel,” 13 July 2018 Streamline your travel experience from the start by booking with a car rental company that’s located at or near the airport. — Shelby Deering, Good Housekeeping, “6 Rental Car Tips That’ll Save You Time and Money on Your Next Family Trip,” 1 Mar. 2019 Some insurance companies reimburse for travel, but ours does not. — Amanda Mitchell, Marie Claire, “Three Kids and a Health Crisis on One Paycheck,” 21 Feb. 2019 To add to your travel experience, explore Marriott Moments. — Todd Plummer, Harper’s BAZAAR, “How to Do Shanghai in 12 Hours or Less,” 14 Dec. 2018 With 2019 just weeks away, the new year looks to be full of its own surprises, bringing new elements like biometrics and more (!) bag fees to the travel experience. — Kristen Leigh Painter, Condé Nast Traveler, “How Air Travel Will Change in 2019,” 13 Dec. 2018
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First Known Use of travel
14th century, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense 1a
14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a