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Definition of "travel" []

  • To go from one place to another, as on a trip; journey. (verb-intransitive)
  • To go from place to place as a salesperson or agent. (verb-intransitive)
  • To be transmitted, as light or sound; move or pass. (verb-intransitive)
  • To advance or proceed. (verb-intransitive)
  • To go about in the company of a particular group; associate: travels in wealthy circles. (verb-intransitive)
  • To go, move, or journey from one place to another (verb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • To go, move, or journey through or across (an area, region, etc) (verb)
  • To go, move, or cover a specified or unspecified distance (verb)
  • To go from place to place as a salesman (verb)
  • (esp of perishable goods) to withstand a journey (verb)
  • (of light, sound, etc) to be transmitted or move (verb)
  • To progress or advance (verb)
  • To take an excessive number of steps while holding the ball (verb)
  • (of part of a mechanism) to move in a fixed predetermined path (verb)
  • To move rapidly (verb)
  • To be in the company (of); associate (verb)
  • The act of travelling (noun)
  • (as modifier) (noun)
  • A tour or journey (noun)
  • The distance moved by a mechanical part, such as the stroke of a piston (noun)
  • Movement or passage (noun)

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Use "travel" in a sentence
  • ""To serve their senses that travel by it, or have no garden," interrupted Arthur, reading from the book, "and, oh, Mary! that reminds me -- _travel -- travellers."
  • "From white water rafting to cenote-diving, one of the hottest trends in travel is nature-based tourism, and many guidebooks respond by including extensive descriptions of flamingo tours, canyon cruises and sea-turtle habitats."
  • "To inspect as good as exam a travel is a unequivocally critical component in following a spirit."