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

 so·journ /ˈsoˌʤɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 So·journ v. i. [imp. & p. p. Sojourned p. pr. & vb. n. Sojourning.]  To dwell for a time; to dwell or live in a place as a temporary resident or as a stranger, not considering the place as a permanent habitation; to delay; to tarry.
    Abram went down into Egypt to sojourn there.   --Gen. xii. 30.
    Home he goeth, he might not longer sojourn.   --Chaucer.
    The soldiers first assembled at Newcastle, and there sojourned three days.   --Hayward.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 So·journ, n.  A temporary residence, as that of a traveler in a foreign land.
 Though long detained
 In that obscure sojourn.   --Milton.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a temporary stay (e.g., as a guest) [syn: visit]
      v : spend a certain length of time; reside temporarily