Show IPA verb, trav·eled, trav·el·ing or ( especially British ) trav·elled,trav·el·ling,
noun, adjective verb (used without object)
1. to go from one place to another, as by car, train, plane, or ship; take a trip; journey: to travel for pleasure.
2. to move or go from one place or point to another.
3. to proceed or advance in any way.
verb (used with object)
4. to travel, journey, or pass through or over, as a country or road.
5. to journey or traverse (a specified distance): We traveled a hundred miles.
6. to cause to journey; ship: to travel logs downriver.
7. the act of traveling; journeying, especially to distant places: to travel to other planets.
1325–75; Middle English (north and Scots), orig. the same word as travail by shift “to toil, labor” > “tomake a laborious journey”)