Definitions for routerut, raʊt
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
routerut, raʊt(n.; v.)rout•ed, rout•ing.
(n.)a course, way, or road for passage or travel.
a customary or regular line of passage or travel.
a specific itinerary or round of stops regularly visited by a person in the performance of a job:
a newspaper route.
(v.t.)to fix the route of:
to route a tour.
to send, direct, or forward by a particular route:
Calls were routed through the switchboard.
Origin of route:
1175–1225; ME: way, course < OF < VL *rupta(via) broken, i.e., freshly made, forced (way), L: fem. ptp. of rumpere to break; cf. rout1
path, route, itinerary(noun)
an established line of travel or access
an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
send documents or materials to appropriate destinations
send via a specific route
divert in a specified direction
"divert the low voltage to the engine cylinders"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a particular way of getting to a place
What's the fastest route to downtown?
the fixed path that a bus, train, etc. travels each trip
a bus driver on her route
used in the U.S. before a number to indicate a particular road
A course or way which is traveled or passed.
A regular itinerary of stops, or the path followed between these stops, such as for delivery or passenger transportation.
A road or path; often specifically a highway.
Follow Route 49 out of town.
An option for how to solve a given problem or achieve a given goal: a method, a way, a path, an approach.
To direct or divert along a particular course.
All incoming mail was routed through a single office.
to connect two local area networks, thereby forming an internet
Origin: route, rote
the course or way which is traveled or passed, or is to be passed; a passing; a course; a road or path; a march
A route in a geographic information system (GIS) is: ⁕Any line feature, such as a street, highway, river, or pipe, that has a unique identifier. ⁕A path through a network.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
The prescribed course to be traveled from a specific point of origin to a specific destination. See also controlled route; dispatch route; lateral route; reserved route; supervised route.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'route' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1880
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'route' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1728
Rank popularity for the word 'route' in Nouns Frequency: #609
Translations for route
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a way of getting somewhere; a road
Our route took us through the mountains.
- caminhoPortuguese (BR)
- die RouteGerman
- πορεία, διαδρομήGreek
- camino, itinerarioSpanish
- جاده؛ راه؛ مسیرFarsi
- chemin, itinéraireFrench
- मार्ग रास्ता, प्रयाण आदेशHindi
- ruta, smjer putovanjaCroatian
- percorso, itinerarioItalian
- 길, 노정Korean
- maršrutas, keliasLithuanian
- maršruts; ceļšLatvian
- szlak, trasaPolish
- جاده؛ راه؛ مسیرPersian
- لاره، مسیرPashto
- rută, drum, itinerarRomanian
- rutt, färdvägSwedish
- yol, rotaTurkish
- 路線Chinese (Trad.)
- маршрут; шляхUkrainian
- lộ trìnhVietnamese
- 路，路线Chinese (Simp.)
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