destination destination  /ˌdɛ stə ˈneɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the place designated as the end (as of a race or journey)
  2. (n) the ultimate goal for which something is done
  3. (n) written directions for finding some location; written on letters or packages that are to be delivered to that location

Usage(s):

  1. The financial crisis means that some currencies have suddenly plummeted in value, making expensive destinations surprisingly affordable for Americans.
  2. and community sites like TripAdvisor are useful for seeing other folks' photos and reviews, only WikiTravel keeps a concise, current directory of nearly 20,000 destinations.
  3. The destination is simple they were going to South Sudan.

News

  1. Destination Marinas: Wharf Marina will rent you a boat or tire-kick the island's swankiest yachts (photos)

    ORANGE BEACH, Alabama -- AL.com's tour of the best marinas in Orange Beach -- Destination Marinas -- continues with The Wharf Marina, where you can impress your best friends by renting a boat, purchasing a small yacht or just paddle...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Mississippi Press

  2. Kinnelon Destination Imagination team captures first place

    Maybe more impressive than capturing first place in New Jersey and moving on to the Destination Imagination global tournament for two consecutive years is the community service provided by the fifth grade “Got Tutors?” team.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Record

  3. Destination Vacations 365 Announces Accelerated Growth Throughout the US

    Destination Vacations 365 announced today that it is continuing a pattern of steady, accelerated growth since their nationwide expansion in April of this year. The company offers a distinctive concierge-style ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Rowling said the US newspaper reviews would particularly affect children "who wanted to reach Harry's final destination by themselves, in their own time".
    on Jul 19, 2007 By: JK Rowling Source: BBC News

  2. "Maulana Abdul Aziz is still the prayer leader of the mosque. The blood of martyrs will bear fruit. This struggle will reach its destination of an Islamic revolution. Musharraf is a killer of the constitution. He's a killer of male and female...
    on Jul 27, 2007 By: Liaqat Baloch Source: FOX News

  3. "Obviously, Yao Ming is an unbelievable piece to have on our roster," Morey said. "We feel like we're a great destination. We don't really feel like the underdog. Any free agent, when they take the time to look through their options - they...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Daryl Morey Source: Manila Bulletin

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