voy·age /ˈvɔɪɪʤ, ˈvɔ()ɪʤ/
1. Formerly, a passage either by sea or land; a journey, in general; but not chiefly limited to a passing by sea or water from one place, port, or country, to another; especially, a passing or journey by water to a distant place or country.
I love a sea voyage and a blustering tempest. --J. Fletcher.
So steers the prudent crane
Her annual voyage, borne on winds. --Milton.
All the voyage of their life
Is bound in shallows and in miseries. --Shak.
2. The act or practice of traveling. [Obs.]
Nations have interknowledge of one another by voyage into foreign parts, or strangers that come to them. --Bacon.
3. Course; way. [Obs.]
Voy·age, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Voyaged p. pr. & vb. n. Voyaging ] To take a voyage; especially, to sail or pass by water.
A mind forever
Voyaging through strange seas of thought alone. --Wordsworth.
Voy·age, v. t. To travel; to pass over; to traverse.
With what pain
[I] voyaged the unreal, vast, unbounded deep. --Milton.
n 1: an act of traveling by water [syn: ocean trip]
2: a journey to some distant place
v : travel by boat on a boat propelled by wind or by other
means; "The QE2 will sail to Southampton tomorrow" [syn: