voyage

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English viage, borrowed from Anglo-Norman viage, from Old French voiage, from Latin viaticum. The modern spelling is under the influence of Modern French voyage. Doublet of viaticum.

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  • IPA(key): /ˈvɔɪ.ɪdʒ/
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voyage (plural voyages)

  1. A long journey, especially by ship.
  2. (obsolete) The act or practice of travelling.
    • (Can we date this quote by Francis Bacon and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      Nations have interknowledge of one another by voyage into foreign parts, or strangers that come to them.

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voyage (third-person singular simple present voyages, present participle voyaging, simple past and past participle voyaged)

  1. (intransitive) To go on a long journey.
    • (Can we date this quote by Wordsworth and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      A mind forever voyaging through strange seas of thought alone.
    • 1870, Walt Whitman, “Passage to India”, in Leaves of Grass [], Philadelphia, Pa.: David McKay, publisher, [], published 1892, OCLC 1514723, stanza 9, page 322:
      O soul, voyagest thou indeed on voyages like those? / Disportest thou on waters such as those?

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French voiage, viage, veiage, from Latin viāticum.

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voyage m (plural voyages)

  1. trip, travel

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voyage

  1. first-person singular present indicative of voyager
  2. third-person singular present indicative of voyager
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of voyager
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of voyager
  5. second-person singular imperative of voyager

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