en route

en route
adverb or adjective Etymology: French Date: 1779 on or along the way <
he reads en route
arrived early despite en route delays

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  • en route — [ˌɔn ˈru:t US ˌa:n ] adv [Date: 1700 1800; : French; Origin: on the way ] on the way en route from/to ▪ a flight en route from Tokyo to Sydney en route for BrE ▪ We stayed there en route for London. ▪ Why don t we stop for lunch en route? …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • En Route — is a French phrase which means on the way or along the way . It may refer to:* En route (novel) , an 1895 novel by Joris Karl Huysmans * En Route (film) , a 2004 German movie directed by Jan Krüger. * En Route (album) , an album by Moebius Plank …   Wikipedia

  • en route — 〈[ã ru:t] Adv.〉 unterwegs [frz.] * * * en route [ã rut; frz., aus: en = in u. route, ↑Route] (bildungsspr.): unterwegs: endlich wieder en r.! …   Universal-Lexikon

  • en route — [ an rut ] adverb on the way: We happened to be passing through Little Rock en route to Memphis. The team is en route to a championship …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • En route — [F.] On the way or road. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • en route — [ã rut] <fr. ; vgl. ↑Route> unterwegs …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • en route — [adj] on the way to destination advancing, along the way, bound, driving, entrained, en voyage*, flying, heading toward, in passage, in transit, making headway*, midway, on the road*, pressing on, progressing, traveling; concepts 577,586 Ant.… …   New thesaurus

  • En route — (franz., spr. ang rut ), unterwegs; vorwärts! …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • en route — adverb along the way, bound, during the journey, during travel, in passage, in progress, in transit, midway, on the journey, on the road, on the way Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • En route ! — ● En route ! ordre ou invitation à partir …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • en route — 〈[ãru:t] Adv.〉 unterwegs [Etym.: frz.] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

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