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travellingnoun [U]

(US usually traveling) uk   us   /ˈtræv.əl.ɪŋ/ /-lɪŋ/

travellingadjective [before noun]

(US usually traveling) uk   us   /ˈtræv.əl.ɪŋ/ /-lɪŋ/
moving from one ​place to another, ​especially to ​perform or while ​working, etc.: a travelling ​operacompany/​circus a travelling ​salesman relating to or used for ​travel
(Definition of travelling from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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travellingnoun [U]

( US traveling) uk   us   /ˈtrævəlɪŋ/ TRANSPORT
the ​activity of going from one ​place to another, especially over a ​long distance: The ​job involves a great ​deal of travelling.

travellingadjective [only before noun]

( US traveling) uk   us   /ˈtrævəlɪŋ/
going from one ​place to another, especially as ​part of a ​job: a travelling ​businessman the travelling ​public
relating to or used for travelling
(Definition of travelling from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “travelling”
in Chinese (Simplified) 旅行,游历…
in Chinese (Traditional) 旅行,遊歷…
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