explore verb definition in Types of holiday/vacation topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 verb: Types of holiday/vacation topic
[transitive, intransitive] to travel to or around an area or a country in order to learn about it explore something (for something) The city is best explored on foot. They explored the land to the south of the Murray River. explore (for something) As soon as we arrived on the island we were eager to explore. companies exploring for (= searching for) oil