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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 trav·el /ˈtrævəl/

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Trav·el v. i. [imp. & p. p. Traveled or Travelled; p. pr. & vb. n. Traveling or Travelling.]
 1. To labor; to travail. [Obsoles.]
 2. To go or march on foot; to walk; as, to travel over the city, or through the streets.
 3. To pass by riding, or in any manner, to a distant place, or to many places; to journey; as, a man travels for his health; he is traveling in California.
 4. To pass; to go; to move.
    Time travels in divers paces with divers persons.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Trav·el v. t.
 1. To journey over; to traverse; as, to travel the continent. “I travel this profound.”
 2. To force to journey. [R.]
    They shall not be traveled forth of their own franchises.   --Spenser.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Trav·el, n.
 1. The act of traveling, or journeying from place to place; a journey.
    With long travel I am stiff and weary.   --Shak.
    His travels ended at his country seat.   --Dryden.
 2. pl. An account, by a traveler, of occurrences and observations during a journey; as, a book of travels; -- often used as the title of a book; as, Travels in Italy.
 3. Mach. The length of stroke of a reciprocating piece; as, the travel of a slide valve.
 4. Labor; parturition; travail. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the act of going from one place to another; "he enjoyed
           selling but he hated the travel" [syn: traveling, travelling]
      2: a movement through space that changes the location of
         something [syn: change of location]
      3: self-propelled movement [syn: locomotion]
      v 1: change location; move, travel, or proceed; "How fast does
           your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by
           bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for
           the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an
           attempt to take it before night fell" [syn: go, move,
            locomote] [ant: stay in place]
      2: undertake a journey or trip [syn: journey]
      3: make a trip for pleasure [syn: trip, jaunt]
      4: travel upon or across; "travel the oceans" [syn: journey]
      5: undergo transportation as in a vehicle; "We travelled North
         on Rte. 508"
      6: travel from place to place, as for the purpose of finding
         work, preaching, or acting as a judge [syn: move around]
      [also: travelling, travelled]