What does destination mean?

Definitions for destination
ˌdɛs təˈneɪ ʃəndes·ti·na·tion

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word destination.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. finish, destination, goal(noun)

    the place designated as the end (as of a race or journey)

    "a crowd assembled at the finish"; "he was nearly exhausted as their destination came into view"

  2. destination, terminus(noun)

    the ultimate goal for which something is done

  3. address, destination, name and address(noun)

    written directions for finding some location; written on letters or packages that are to be delivered to that location

Wiktionary

  1. destination(Noun)

    The act of destining or appointing.

    Etymology: From destinationem, from destinare.

  2. destination(Noun)

    Purpose for which anything is destined; predetermined end, object, or use; ultimate design.

    Etymology: From destinationem, from destinare.

  3. destination(Noun)

    The place set for the end of a journey, or to which something is sent; place or point aimed at.

    Etymology: From destinationem, from destinare.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Destination(noun)

    the act of destining or appointing

  2. Destination(noun)

    purpose for which anything is destined; predetermined end, object, or use; ultimate design

  3. Destination(noun)

    the place set for the end of a journey, or to which something is sent; place or point aimed at

Freebase

  1. Destination

    Destination was a disco studio group from New York who had two chart entries: In 1979, "Move On Up" / "Up Up Up" / "Destination's Theme," which spent four weeks at number one on the Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart, and #68 on the Hot Soul Singles chart. Their second release : "My Number One Request"/"From Mortishia To Gomez Addams" spent three weeks at number one on the Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart in 1980. A trio, Destination consisted of Danny Lugo, Kathleen Bradley and Love Chyle Theus.

Editors Contribution

  1. destination

    A specific travel location.

    The holiday destination for their honeymoon was chosen and they were delighted.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 13, 2020  
  2. destination

    To a specific point or location.

    The router had coded instructions to move to a specific location.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 12, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'destination' in Nouns Frequency: #2302

How to pronounce destination?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say destination in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of destination in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of destination in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of destination in a Sentence

  1. Niki Fox Elenbaas:

    Sailors throughout history have used every tool at their disposal to accomplish safe and prompt arrival at a destination, i doubt that Phoenicians considered the deployment of sweeps or kedging as' cheating.'.

  2. Paul Wiseman:

    There is understandable consumer caution and hesitancy, there has not been a large influx of cancellations [for Egypt trips] for travel, but people are making different destination choices.

  3. Markus Binkert:

    When we create lounges we always try to think,' What will be the one distinctive factor ? ,' in this lounge it will be the terrace... this beautiful scenery of the Swiss Alps. It's going to be a destination of its own.

  4. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Love is the way. Love is the destination. Love is the happiness. Love is the source of all creation.

  5. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Knowledge and awareness of nature and spirituality open the door of truth and reality thereupon as birth as death is a secret process, and life journey stays between nothing and something until destiny and destination.

Images & Illustrations of destination

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