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trekverb [I usually + adv/prep]

uk   /trek/  us   /trek/ (-kk-)
to walk a long distance, usually over land such as hills, mountains, or forests: We spent the day trekking through forests and over mountains.informal I trekked (= walked a long and tiring distance) all the way into town to meet him and he didn't even turn up.

treknoun [C]

uk   /trek/  us   /trek/
C1 a long walk over land such as hills, mountains, or forests: We did an eight-hour trek yesterday.
informal a walk that is long and difficult or makes you feel very tired: You can walk to town from here, but it's quite a trek.
(Definition of trek from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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trekverb [I always + adv/prep]

 us   /trek/ (-kk-)
to walk a long way or with some difficulty: Many people trekked for miles to reach safety.
trek
noun [C]  us   /trek/
It’s a long trek from the railroad station to the stadium.
(Definition of trek from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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