Definition of Peregrination

1. Noun. Traveling or wandering around.

Generic synonyms: Travel, Traveling, Travelling
Derivative terms: Peregrinate



Definition of Peregrination

1. n. A traveling from one country to another; a wandering; sojourn in foreign countries.

Definition of Peregrination

1. Noun. A travel or journey, especially by foot, notably by a pilgrim. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Peregrination

1. [n -S]

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Literary usage of Peregrination

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1. Collections and Notes, 1867-1876 by William Carew Hazlitt (1876)
"... peregrination from Scotland to the most Famous King- domes in Europe, Asia and All'rica. With the particular Descriptions ... of Italy. ..."

2. An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language by Walter William Skeat (1893)
"Lat. ple-bes,3> peregrination, travel, wandering about. (F..-L.) people. Allied to ple-nus, full, from ^ PAR, to fill. See it discussed Cotgrave. ..."

3. The Works of Tobias Smollett by Tobias George Smollett, William Ernest Henley (1899)
"By this time, I suppose, you are sick of alma mater, and even ready to execute that scheme of peregrination which was last year concerted between you and ..."

4. The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England by Edward Hyde Clarendon (1807)
"... in the fleet for fuch a peregrination. This expedition for Scot- Jand was the more grievous to all men, ..."

5. Hakluytus posthumus: Contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and by Samuel Purchas (1906)
"... Mendez Pinto his peregrination. §• I. Mendez his many miserable adventures, his strange expedition with Antonio De Faria ; divers coasts visited, ..."

6. Hakluytus Posthumus, Or, Purchas His Pilgrimes: Contayning a History of the by Samuel Purchas (1906)
"... Mendez Pinto his peregrination. §• I. Mendez his many miserable adventures, his strange expedition with Antonio De Faria ; divers coasts visited, ..."

7. The Doctor, &c by Robert Southey (1836)
"For peregrination charms our senses with such unspeakable and sweet variety, that some count him unhappy that never travelled, a kind of prisoner, ..."

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