English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'outing'

(noun) 
Definition
a trip or excursion
families on a Sunday afternoon outing
Synonyms
journey
a journey from Manchester to Plymouth
,
run
Take them for a run in the car.
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trip
On the Thursday we went out on a day trip.
,
tour
week five of my tour of European cities
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expedition
We went on a shopping expedition.
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excursion
We also recommend a full day excursion to the Upper Douro.
,
spin (informal)
,
ramble
an hour's ramble through the woods
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jaunt
I decided to take a jaunt down to Long Beach.
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awayday
,
pleasure trip

Additional synonyms

in the sense of excursion
Definition
a short outward and return journey, esp. for sightseeing, etc.
We also recommend a full day excursion to the Upper Douro.
Synonyms
day trip,
awayday,
pleasure trip
in the sense of expedition
Definition
a pleasure trip or excursion
We went on a shopping expedition.
Synonyms
in the sense of jaunt
Definition
a pleasure trip or outing
I decided to take a jaunt down to Long Beach.

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