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  1. travelsnoun

    Plural form of travel.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Travelnoun

    Etymology: travail, Fr. from the noun.

    Love had cut him short,
    Confin’d within the purlieus of his court.
    Three miles he went, nor farther could retreat,
    His travels ended at his country-seat. Dryden.

    Mingled send into the dance
    Moments fraught with all the treasures,
    Which thy eastern travel views. Matthew Prior.

    Let him spend his time no more at home,
    Which would be great impeachment to his age,
    In having known no travel in his youth. William Shakespeare.

    Travel in the younger sort is a part of education; in the elder a part of experience. Francis Bacon, Essays, №. 18.

    A man not enlightened by travel or reflexion, grows as fond of arbitrary power, to which he hath been used, as of barren countries, in which he has been born and bred. Addis.

    He wars with a retiring enemy,
    With much more travail than with victory. Daniel.

    What think’st thou of our empire now, though earn’d
    With travel difficult. John Milton.

    Thy mother well deserves that short delight,
    The nauseous qualms of ten long months and travel to requite. John Dryden, Virg.

    A book of his travels hath been honoured with the translation of many languages. Thomas Browne, Vulgar Errours.

    Histories engage the soul by sensible occurrences; as also voyages, travels, and accounts of countries. Isaac Watts.


  1. Travels

    Travels is the Pat Metheny Group's first live album, released in 1983. The album consists of two CDs worth of live material recorded in July, October and November 1982, at Philadelphia, Dallas, Sacramento, Hartford and Nacogdoches. Along with Pat Metheny, the album features Lyle Mays, Steve Rodby, Dan Gottlieb and the influence of "special guest" Nana Vasconcelos is noticeably evident on the group's music. The album won the Grammy Award for Best Jazz Fusion Performance in 1983.

Editors Contribution

  1. travels

    Plural form of the word travel.

    On their travels they met many wonderful people who shared their kindness with them.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 13, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Travels in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Travels in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Travels in a Sentence

  1. Benjamin Franklin:

    Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry, all things easy. He that rises late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night, while laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.

  2. Kevin McCarthy:

    It was an honor spending the August recess on the campaign trail with over 100 members and candidates. Throughout my travels from Oregon to Rhode Island, voters are fired up and ready to make their voices heard to stop Democrats' runaway inflation, secure our borders, and reduce the rise in violent crime.

  3. C. V. R. Thompson:

    Washington is the only place where sound travels faster than light.

  4. Olive Garden:

    We benefit significantly at Olive Garden because food travels so well, especially when we put it in bulk containers.

  5. Karen Ansel:

    As a result, lactose, the sugar in milk, travels intact throughout your digestive system, pulling water into your gut, causing gas, bloating, and lots of discomfort.

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