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journey meaning

EN[ˈdʒɝni] [ˈdʒɜːni] [-ɜː(ɹ)ni]
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  • Journey may refer to:
  • Road trip
  • Travel
  • Journey may also refer to:

    Definition of journey in English Dictionary

  • NounPLjourneys
    1. A set amount of travelling, seen as a single unit; a discrete trip, a voyage.
      1. Creating a complete map of the human connectome would therefore be a monumental milestone but not the end of the journey to understanding how our brains work.
    2. OBS A day.
      1. OBS A day's travelling; the distance travelled in a day.
        1. OBS A day's work.
        2. VerbSGjourneysPRjourneyingPT, PPjourneyed
          1. To travel, to make a trip or voyage.
          2. More Examples
            1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
              • Sailing around the Horn was an arduous journey for sailing ships.
              • King's Cross Station proved to be the starting point of a journey that took me around the world.
              • Please anticipate a journey of an hour from your house to the airport
            2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
              • In the hours before daylight he sharpened the skids and tightened the lashings to prepare for the long dogsled journey.
          • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
            1. Nouns
              • Countable nouns
              • Verbs
              Related Links:
              1. en journeyman
              2. en journeys
              3. en journeyed
              4. en journeyer
              5. en journeyers
              Source: Wiktionary

              Meaning of journey for the defined word.

              Grammatically, this word "journey" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb.
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