Synonyms for expedition

Synonyms for (noun) expedition

Synonyms: expedition

Definition: a journey organized for a particular purpose

Similar words: journey, journeying

Definition: the act of traveling from one place to another


Synonyms: 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

Similar words: journey, journeying

Definition: the act of traveling from one place to another


Synonyms: military expedition, hostile expedition, expedition

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

Similar words: campaign, military campaign

Definition: several related operations aimed at achieving a particular goal (usually within geographical and temporal constraints)


Synonyms: expedition, expeditiousness, despatch, dispatch

Definition: the property of being prompt and efficient

Usage: it was done with dispatch

Similar words: quickness, rapidity, rapidness, speediness, celerity

Definition: a rate that is rapid


Synonyms: expedition

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

Usage: an expedition was sent to explore Mars

Similar words: working group, working party

Definition: a group of people working together temporarily until some goal is achieved

Usage: the working group was supposed to report back in two weeks