What is the meaning of travel?


  • The act of going from one place to another.
    • usage: "he enjoyed selling but he hated the travel"
  • A movement through space that changes the location of something.
  • Self-propelled movement.


  • Change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically.
    • usage: "How fast does your new car go"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast"
  • Undertake a journey or trip.
  • Make a trip for pleasure.
  • Travel upon or across.
    • usage: "travel the oceans"
  • Undergo transportation as in a vehicle.
    • usage: "We travelled North on Rte. 508"
  • Travel from place to place, as for the purpose of finding work, preaching, or acting as a judge.
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