Synonyms of 'journey'
the process of travelling from one place to anothera journey from Manchester to Plymouth
On the Thursday we went out on a day trip.
We might go for a drive on Sunday.
week five of my tour of European cities
The flight will take four hours.
excursion, , , ,
We also recommend a full day excursion to the Upper Douro.
He is on a trek through the South Gobi desert.
families on a Sunday afternoon outing
We went on a shopping expedition.
an hour's ramble through the woods
I decided to take a jaunt down to Long Beach.
their wild peregrinations up and down the Rio Grande
He collects things for the house on his travels.
My films try to describe a journey of discovery.
to make a journeyShe has journeyed on horseback through Africa and Turkey.
You can travel to Helsinki tomorrow.
It took us an hour to go three miles.
She waited for him to get up, but he didn't move.
They walked in silence for a while.
range, , ,
They range widely in search of carrion.
progress, , ,
He progressed slowly along the coast in an easterly direction.
He wandered aimlessly around the garden.
trekking through the jungles
The boat is currently voyaging through the Barents Sea.
They were encouraged not to let their cattle roam freely.
freedom to ramble across the moors
I traversed the narrow pedestrian bridge.
roving about the town in the dead of night
go walkabout (Australian),
A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step – Tao Te Ching]A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it – Travels With Charley]Whenever I prepare for a journey I prepare as though for death. Should I never return, all is in order
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in the sense of drive
a journey in a driven vehicleWe might go for a drive on Sunday.
in the sense of excursion
a short outward and return journey, esp. for sightseeing, etc.We also recommend a full day excursion to the Upper Douro.
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