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Definition of "circumnavigated" [circumnavigated]

  • Simple past tense and past participle of circumnavigate. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "circumnavigated" in a sentence
  • "It was as if they still retained more of the ingenuousness of primitive womanhood than she, and thus she "circumnavigated" them, while they, all too self-centred, had barely discovered in which hemisphere her shores were to be found."
  • "This is the ending that I want for my year, an ending that celebrates all the joy that circumnavigated the grief, and ending that finds the bravery in the fear and the beauty in the darkness and the wonder and greatness and living and loving that was in everything."
  • "Two of the Americans, Jean and Scott Adam, had been sailing around the world on their yacht since 2004 and were joined for this journey by Phyllis Macay and Bob Riggle, veteran sailors who had previously circumnavigated the globe in their own vessel."
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