circumnavigate circumnavigate  /sər kəm ˈnæ və ˈɡeɪt/

Definition(s):

  • (v) travel around, either by plane or ship

News

  • Swim race around Key West is June 22

    Solo swimmers and relay teams are to attempt to circumnavigate the island of Key West in a 12.5-mile open-water swimming race set for June 22.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Florida Keys Keynoter

Quotes

  1. "It is not good enough for ministers to circumnavigate parliamentary process just because they are running scared of another defeat," said Chris Huhne, the Lib Dems' home affairs spokesman. "With this administration's history of legislative...
    on May 23, 2009 By: Chris Huhne Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "They're responsible for more than half a billion kilometres of road, enough to circumnavigate the globe some 16 times, so it's important that the national government engage with local government," Mr Albanese told the ABC. "We also know that...
    on Nov 17, 2008 By: Anthony Albanese Source: Coff's Coast Advocate

  3. It is about Magellan's slave, Enrique de Malaca, Tahimik said, "the first Filipino to circumnavigate the globe."
    on Sep 28, 2008 By: Kidlat Tahimik Source: Cebu Daily News

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