destination

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dēstinātiō, from dēstinō (to destine).

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destination (countable and uncountable, plural destinations)

  1. (countable) The place set for the end of a journey, or to which something is sent; place or point aimed at.
    arrive at your destination
  2. (archaic) The act of destining or appointing.
  3. Purpose for which anything is destined; predetermined end, object, or use; ultimate design.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Often used attributively to indicate desirability, as in a destination resort (a resort that is a fine, desirable destination) or destination wedding.

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
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destination f (plural destinations)

  1. destination

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destination c

  1. a destination (especially for a ship or airplane)

Declension[edit]

Declension of destination 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative destination destinationen destinationer destinationerna
Genitive destinations destinationens destinationers destinationernas

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