Travel Trav"el, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Traveled}or {Travelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Traveling} or {Travelling}.] [Properly, to labor, and the same word as travail.] 1. To labor; to travail. [Obsoles.] --Hooker. [1913 Webster]

2. To go or march on foot; to walk; as, to travel over the city, or through the streets. [1913 Webster]

3. To pass by riding, or in any manner, to a distant place, or to many places; to journey; as, a man travels for his health; he is traveling in California. [1913 Webster]

4. To pass; to go; to move. [1913 Webster]

Time travels in divers paces with divers persons. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • traveled — trav|eled an American past tense and past participle of travel …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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