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travel (v.)

14世纪晚期, “去旅行”, 来自 travailen (1300) “去旅行”, 原为“去劳作, 劳动” (见 travail). 语义的发展可能是通过“走一段艰难的旅程” 的概念, 但它也可能反映了中世纪任何旅程的困难. 取代了古英语 faran. 相关: Traveled; traveling. Traveled (adj.) “had made journeys, experienced in travel” is from early 15 Century Traveling salesman is attested from 1885.

travel (n.)

14世纪末, “旅行的行动”, 来自 travel (v.). Travels “旅行的账目” 是1590年代的记载. Travel-agent 是1925年的.

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Definitions of travel from WordNet
1
travel (v.)
change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically;
We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus
news travelled fast
Synonyms: go / move / locomote
travel (v.)
undertake a journey or trip;
Synonyms: journey
travel (v.)
make a trip for pleasure;
Synonyms: trip / jaunt
travel (v.)
travel upon or across;
travel the oceans
Synonyms: journey
travel (v.)
undergo transportation as in a vehicle;
We travelled North on Rte. 508
travel (v.)
travel from place to place, as for the purpose of finding work, preaching, or acting as a judge;
Synonyms: move around
2
travel (n.)
the act of going from one place to another;
he enjoyed selling but he hated the travel
Synonyms: traveling / travelling
travel (n.)
a movement through space that changes the location of something;
Synonyms: change of location
travel (n.)
self-propelled movement;
Synonyms: locomotion
From wordnet.princeton.edu