from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Travel, as on a bicycle or on skis, for pleasure rather than competition.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Working for a short time in different places; "itinerant laborers"; "a road show"; "traveling salesman"; "touring company".
  • v. Present participle of tour.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of making a tour or journey; traveling; specifically, travel in a motor or other vehicle which lasts for several flays, as distinguished from a drive or simple excursion out and back in one day or a very few days.
  • Designed for use in making tours or considerable journeys: as, a touring-car (which see).


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