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journeynoun [C]

uk   /ˈdʒɜː.ni/ us   /ˈdʒɝː.ni/
A2 the act of travelling from one place to another, especially in a vehicle: I love going on long journeys. We broke our journey (= stopped for a short time) in Jacksonville before travelling on to Miami the next day. Have a safe journey!figurative He views his life as a spiritual journey towards a greater understanding of his faith.mainly UK Did you have a good journey?mainly UK It's a two-hour train journey from York to London.
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journeyverb [I usually + adv/prep]

uk   /ˈdʒɜː.ni/ us   /ˈdʒɝː.ni/ literary
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journeynoun [C]

us   /ˈdʒɜr·ni/
a trip, esp. over a long period or a great distance: He was planning a six-week journey to China.
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verb [I always + adv/prep] us   /ˈdʒɜr·ni/
As we journeyed north, the weather improved.
(Definition of journey from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “journey”
in Korean 여행…
in Arabic رِحْلة…
in Malaysian perjalanan…
in French voyage, trajet…
in Russian путешествие…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指搭乘交通工具的)旅行,行程…
in Italian viaggio…
in Turkish yolculuk, gezi, seyahat…
in Polish podróż…
in Spanish viaje, trayecto, viajar…
in Vietnamese quãng đường…
in Portuguese viagem…
in Thai การเดินทาง…
in German die Reise…
in Catalan viatge…
in Japanese 旅…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指乘交通工具的)旅行,行程…
in Indonesian perjalanan…
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