Definition of journey verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

journey

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verb
BrE BrE//ˈdʒɜːni//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒɜːrni//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they journey
BrE BrE//ˈdʒɜːni//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒɜːrni//
 
he / she / it journeys
BrE BrE//ˈdʒɜːniz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒɜːrniz//
 
past simple journeyed
BrE BrE//ˈdʒɜːnid//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒɜːrnid//
 
past participle journeyed
BrE BrE//ˈdʒɜːnid//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒɜːrnid//
 
-ing form journeying
BrE BrE//ˈdʒɜːniɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒɜːrniɪŋ//
 
 
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[intransitive] (+ adv./prep.) (formal or literary) to travel, especially a long distance They journeyed for seven long months. Word Origin Middle English: from Old French jornee ‘day, a day's travel, a day's work’ (the earliest senses in English), based on Latin diurnum ‘daily portion’, from diurnus ‘daily’, from dies ‘day’.Extra examples Human beings have long desired to journey into space. In 1834 they journeyed south, staying in Rome and Naples. It’s a chance to journey through one of America’s last wildernesses. They journeyed for four days.
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