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English definition of “cruise”

cruise

noun [C] uk   /kruːz/ us  
B1 a journey on a large ship for pleasure, during which you visit several placesSailing and boating

cruise

verb uk   /kruːz/ us  
B2 [I] to travel on ships for pleasureSailing and boating [I] If a ship or aircraft cruises, it travels at a continuous speed.Sailing and boatingTravelling by aircraftAviationMovement through the air [I or T] slang to go around public places looking for someone to have sex with: He spends the weekends cruising the bars.Finding a partner
cruising
noun [U] uk   /ˈkruː.zɪŋ/ us  
Mediterranean/luxury cruising a popular cruising area/groundTravelling
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