Definitions for expedition

Definitions for (noun) expedition

Main entry: expedition

Definition: a journey organized for a particular purpose

Main entry: pleasure trip, outing, jaunt, junket, sashay, excursion, expedition

Definition: a journey taken for pleasure

Usage: many summer excursions to the shore; it was merely a pleasure trip; after cautious sashays into the field

Main entry: military expedition, hostile expedition, expedition

Definition: a military campaign designed to achieve a specific objective in a foreign country

Main entry: expedition, expeditiousness, despatch, dispatch

Definition: the property of being prompt and efficient

Usage: it was done with dispatch

Main entry: expedition

Definition: an organized group of people undertaking a journey for a particular purpose

Usage: an expedition was sent to explore Mars

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