Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “adjourn to somewhere”

See all translations

adjourn to somewhere

humorous
verb [I or T] uk phrasal verb with adjourn   /əˈdʒɜːn/ us    /-ˈdʒɝːn/ formal
to finish doing something and go somewhere, usually for a drink and some food: Shall we adjourn to the sitting room for coffee?
Translations of “adjourn to somewhere”
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常指為享用飲食)到別處…
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常指为享用饮食)到别处…
(Definition of adjourn to somewhere from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of adjourn to somewhere?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “adjourn to somewhere” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

exercise

physical activity that you do to make your body strong and healthy

Word of the Day

Byronic, Orwellian and Darwinian: adjectives from names.

by Liz Walter,
April 15, 2015
Becoming an adjective is a strange kind of memorial, but it is often a sign of a person having had real influence on the world. Science is full of examples, from Hippocrates, the Greek medic born around 460 BC, who gave his name to the Hippocratic Oath still used by doctors today,

Read More 

bio-inspiration noun

April 13, 2015
the adoption of patterns and structures found in nature for the purposes of engineering, manufacturing, science, etc. The MIT researchers actually aren’t the only robotics team to turn to cheetahs for bio-inspiration.

Read More