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Definition of 'travel'


  1. the act of going from one place to another; "he enjoyed selling but he hated the travel"
       Synonyms: traveling travelling
  2. a movement through space that changes the location of something
       Synonyms: change of location
  3. self-propelled movement
       Synonyms: locomotion


  1. change location; move, travel, or proceed; "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"
       Synonyms: go move locomote
       Antonyms: stay in place
  2. undertake a journey or trip
       Synonyms: journey
  3. make a trip for pleasure
       Synonyms: trip jaunt
  4. travel upon or across; "travel the oceans"
       Synonyms: journey
  5. undergo transportation as in a vehicle; "We travelled North on Rte. 508"
  6. travel from place to place, as for the purpose of finding work, preaching, or acting as a judge
       Synonyms: move around

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