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ˌdɛs təˈneɪ ʃəndes·ti·na·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. finish, destination, goalnoun

    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, terminusnoun

    the ultimate goal for which something is done

  3. address, destination, name and addressnoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. destinationnoun

    The act of destining or appointing.

    Etymology: From destinationem, from destinare.

  2. destinationnoun

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

    Etymology: From destinationem, from destinare.

  3. destinationnoun

    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. Destinationnoun

    the act of destining or appointing

  2. Destinationnoun

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

  3. Destinationnoun

    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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  1. Nouns Frequency

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

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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. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Adopting the wrong way; reaching a wrong destination; therefore, observe all dimensions before starting and moving.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Whether it is sunny or rainy, make your walk to your destination!

  3. Jeanett Bergan:

    China’s smashing wind power building records and continuing with strong solar growth makes the country a top destination for foreign clean energy investment.

  4. Georgia Tech.That year Booker:

    I knew back then that football was going to be an extraordinary ticket but not a destination.

  5. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Life isn't about the destination; it is a journey to see the creation.

Images & Illustrations of destination

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