routenoun [ C ]uk /ruːt/ us /ruːt/ /raʊt/
- The route is all downhill from here to the finish.
- Police lined the route of the demonstration.
- We can decide which route to take nearer the time.
- Before the new railway was built, its route was carefully surveyed.
- Some airlines have cancelled less popular routes in an effort to maximize profits.
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routeverb [ T usually + adv/prep ]uk /ruːt/ us /ruːt/ /raʊt/
Deliveries are routed via/by way of London.