journey journey  /ˈdʒɜr ni/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the act of traveling from one place to another
  2. (v) undertake a journey or trip
  3. (v) travel upon or across

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Usage(s):

  1. Peter Hessler journeys back to the Chinese river town of Fuling, the setting of his first book, and finds that his characters are writing a whole new story.
  2. At the end of the railway line, Paul Theroux arrives at a new beginning -- because, after the journey, there's always a story to tell.
  3. Photographs of PTI's train journey through Pakistan by John Stanmeyer.

News

  1. Kitten survives 1,000-mile journey inside car engine

    A stray kitten is recuperating after spending two days stuck in the engine of car that made a 1,000-mile drive from Oregon to Southern California.Julia Di Sieno, who has been rescuing animals for 30 years, answered the driver’s call to rescue the kitten in Santa Barbara, Calif.Di Sieno said that the driver heard the stray's cries when she left Oregon, but she continued with her journey, unsure ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  2. A journey of hope

    Cyclists (from left to right) Kevin Jiang, Branden Harron and Adam Cooper from the non-profit organization Push America ride through the desert on their way to Barstow on Monday. The Journey of Hope ride is an annual 12,000 mile cross-country bicycle...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Desert Dispatch

  3. Journey of Hope pedals into Missoula

    MISSOULA - A team of cyclists taking part in the 26th Journey of Hope stopped in Missoula Saturday.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: KPAX Missoula

Quotes

  1. "We did not receive the miracle we prayed for," Manchin said. "Now this journey has ended and now the healing will start."
    on Apr 9, 2010 By: Joe Manchin Source: USA Today

  2. "Let it be said by our children's children that when we were tested, we refused to let this journey end, that we did not turn back nor did we falter," Obama said.
    on Jan 21, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: The Birmingham News - al.com

  3. "I've been on a long journey for the last four years," a tearful Mr. Donovan said afterward, an apparent reference to his marriage and divorce. "I'm shocked and so proud of our guys. People who know me the closest know how hard I've worked...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Donovan Source: Wall Street Journal (blog)

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