Definitions for en routeɑn ˈrut, ɛn, ɑ̃

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. on the way, en route(adverb)

    on a route to some place

    "help is on the way"; "we saw him on the way to California"


  1. en route(Adjective)

    On the way.

  2. en route(Adjective)

    along the way;

  3. Origin: en + route

Webster Dictionary

  1. En route

    on the way or road

  2. Origin: [F.]


  1. En Route

    En Route is a 2004 German film written and directed by Jan Krüger. The movie won the "Tiger Award" at the 2004 Rotterdam Film Festival.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mohamed Hossam Kemal:

    The plane did not request a change of route.

  2. H. Jackson Brown Jr.:

    Every once in a while, take the scenic route.

  3. Anu Garg:

    A right word is the most direct route between two minds.

  4. Olyona Osmolovska:

    We think our transit route is the most direct and the cheapest.

  5. Bobby Clarke:

    We take the shortest route to the puck and arrive in ill humor.

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