voyage


voyage
01. Ferdinand Magellan led the first round-the-world [voyage] in 1522.
02. The astronauts were tired and happy to arrive back on earth after their long space [voyage].
03. Captain Cook's journal describes his [voyages] around the world in the 1700s.
04. In June of 1789, British Admiral Captain Bligh and 18 crew, cast adrift from HMS Bounty, arrived in Timor in the East Indies after a [voyage] of nearly 3,900 miles in an open boat.
05. On July 12, 1776, Captain Cook set out on his final [voyage], an attempt to find the Northwest Passage.
06. The Titanic sailed on an April day in 1912 on her maiden [voyage] from Southampton to New York.
07. He lost his entire crew to cold and starvation during his Arctic [voyage].
08. Our [voyage] to the planet Jupiter will take over one hundred years.
09. After being shrunk to the size of bacteria, the scientists went on a fantastic [voyage] into the body of a human being.
10. Christopher Columbus displayed spices, parrots, slaves, gold to the King and Queen after his first [voyage] to the New World.
11. Sinbad the Sailor's seven [voyages] are recounted in the story of 'The Thousand and One Nights.'
12. On his first [voyage] to the South Pacific in 1768, Captain Cook lost 41 of his 98-man crew to illness.
13. On his third [voyage] to the planet Neptune, Space Captain Cook was killed and eaten by aliens.
14. Christina Baldwin once suggested that journal writing is a [voyage] to the interior.
15. Marcel Proust once said that the real [voyage] of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.

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  • voyage — Voyage, m. pen. Vient de ce mot Voye, et se prent pour le traict de tout un chemin entreprins par aucun, Profectio, Peregrinatio. Comþme le voyage de Rome, Iter Romam susceptum, profectio ad vrþbem. Le voyage de Hierusalem, Peregrinatio… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

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  • voyage — ► NOUN ▪ a long journey involving travel by sea or in space. ► VERB ▪ go on a voyage. DERIVATIVES voyager noun. ORIGIN Old French voiage, from Latin viaticum provisions for a journey , later journey …   English terms dictionary

  • Voyage — Voy age, v. t. To travel; to pass over; to traverse. [1913 Webster] With what pain [I] voyaged the unreal, vast, unbounded deep. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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