Journey

Definition of Journey

Jour´ney
n.1.
1.The travel or work of a day.
We have yet large day, for scarce the sun
Hath finished half his journey.
- Milton.
2.Travel or passage from one place to another, especially one covering a large distance or taking a long time.
The good man . . . is gone a long journey.
- Prov. vii. 19.
3.A passage through life, or a passage through any significant experience, or from one state to another.
We must all have the same journey's end.
- Bp. Stillingfleet.
4.The distance that is traveled in a journey{2}, or the time taken to complete a journey{2}; as, it's a two-day journey from the oasis into Cairo by camel; from Mecca to Samarkand is quite a journey.
v. i.1.To travel from place to place; to go from home to a distance.
[imp. & p. p. Journeyed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Journeying.]
Abram journeyed, going on still toward the south.
- Gen. xii. 9.
v. t.1.To traverse; to travel over or through.

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