from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A travel or journey, especially by foot, notably by a pilgrim.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A traveling from one country to another; a wandering; sojourn in foreign countries.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A traveling from one country or place to another; a roaming or wandering about in general; travel; pilgrimage.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. traveling or wandering around
A half-shadow, the edge of a shadow. peregrination
How much do we wish this day would be a peregrination of results, not of fear!
About 1500 UFW members and supporters were on hand to hear United Farm Workers president Arturo Rodriguez, looking a little drawn from yet another peregrination, and state Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg discuss the unsuccessful struggle for card check legislation, and the successful bid for compromise legislation to aid the union with recalcitrant growers.
Just as his version of the sonata told a more coherent story than Watts's, Kissin evoked the death knell, booming drums and roaring cannon of a funeral tribute to Hungarian patriots in "Funerailles" and the restless peregrination of Senancour's hero in the "Vallee d'Obermann."
Eighteenth century historians conjectured that this might have been the legendary Chicomostoc, through which the Mexica passed on their peregrination from Aztlán to found Tenochtitlan.
That story would have held more fascination than Scully's peregrination through North America and his odious misogyny.
FORMAT/INFO: “The Dakota Cipher” stands at 368 pages divided over forty-four numbered chapters and includes a map of Gage's peregrination in the Great Lakes/Mississippi Basin area at the beginning and a historical note at the end of the book.
Gypsy, the foundling beagle, was present, but because of her potential to go on a major peregrination was confined to a large dog-proof pen.
Twenty years later, a Scots artist named David Roberts visited Petra on a peregrination through the Middle East, and published an album of poetic views of ancient ruins that became the pattern-book of Orientalist imagery.
Wedged between an uncertain spring and an inevitable autumn, summer is a season of promise and pleasure and peregrination.