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round trip

n.
A trip from one place to another and back, usually over the same route.

round′trip′ (round′-trip′) adj. & adv.

round trip

n
a. a trip to a place and back again, esp returning by a different route
b. (as modifier): a seven-hour round-trip journey.

round′ trip′


n.
a trip to a given place and back again.
[1850–55, Amer.]
round′-trip′, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.round trip - a trip to some place and back again
trip - a journey for some purpose (usually including the return); "he took a trip to the shopping center"
Translations
رِحْلَةُ ذِهَابٍ وإِيَابرِحلَةُ ذَهاب وإياب
cesta tam a zpátkyokružní jízdazpáteční cesta
rundtur
edestakainen matka
kružno putovanje
körutazásoda-vissza
ferîlag til tiltekins staîar og tilbakahringferî
往復
왕복 여행
cesta tam a späťokružná jazda
krožno potovanje
tur- och returresa
การเดินทางไปและกลับ
gidiş dönüş yolculukgidiş-dönüşgidiş-dönüş yolculuğu
hành trình khứ hồi

round trip

n(viaggio di) andata e ritorno

round

(raund) adjective
1. shaped like a circle or globe. a round hole; a round stone; This plate isn't quite round.
2. rather fat; plump. a round face.
adverb
1. in the opposite direction. He turned round.
2. in a circle. They all stood round and listened; A wheel goes round; All (the) year round.
3. from one person to another. They passed the letter round; The news went round.
4. from place to place. We drove round for a while.
5. in circumference. The tree measured two metres round.
6. to a particular place, usually a person's home. Are you coming round (to our house) tonight?
preposition
1. on all sides of. There was a wall round the garden; He looked round the room.
2. passing all sides of (and returning to the starting-place). They ran round the tree.
3. changing direction at. He came round the corner.
4. in or to all parts of. The news spread all round the town.
noun
1. a complete circuit. a round of drinks (= one for everyone present); a round of golf.
2. a regular journey one takes to do one's work. a postman's round.
3. a burst of cheering, shooting etc. They gave him a round of applause; The soldier fired several rounds.
4. a single bullet, shell etc. five hundred rounds of ammunition.
5. a stage in a competition etc. The winners of the first round will go through to the next.
6. a type of song sung by several singers singing the same tune starting in succession.
verb
to go round. The car rounded the corner.
ˈrounded adjective
curved; like part of the line forming a circle. a rounded arch.
ˈroundly adverb
plainly; rudely. He rebuked her roundly.
ˈroundness noun
rounds noun plural
a doctor's visits to his patients. The doctor is (out) on his rounds.
ˈall-round adjective
complete. It was an all-round success.
ˌall-ˈrounder noun
a person who has a talent for several different kinds of work, sport etc, or who can play in any position in a game.
ˈroundabout noun
1. a revolving machine on which one can ride for pleasure; a merry-go-round.
2. a circular piece of ground where several roads meet, and round which traffic must travel.
adjective
not direct. a roundabout route.
round figures/numbers
the nearest convenient or easily remembered numbers. Tell me the cost in round figures (ie $20 rather than $19.87).
ˌround-ˈshouldered adjective
with stooping shoulders.
round trip
1. (American) a journey to a place and back again (round-trip ticket a ticket for such a journey).
2. a trip to several places and back, taking a circular route.
all round
surrounding. There were people all round him.
round about
1. surrounding. She sat with her children round about her.
2. near. There are not many houses round about.
3. approximately. There must have been round about a thousand people there.
round off
1. to make something smooth etc. He rounded off the sharp corners with a file.
2. to complete successfully. He rounded off his career by becoming president.
round on
to turn to face (a person) suddenly, especially angrily.
round up to collect together: The farmer rounded up the sheep ( ˈround-up) noun

round trip

رِحْلَةُ ذِهَابٍ وإِيَاب zpáteční cesta rundtur Rundreise ταξίδι μετ’ επιστροφής viaje de ida y vuelta edestakainen matka aller-retour kružno putovanje viaggio di andata e ritorno 往復 왕복 여행 retour tur-retur-reise podróż w obie strony viagem de ida e volta поездка туда и обратно tur- och returresa การเดินทางไปและกลับ gidiş dönüş yolculuk hành trình khứ hồi 往返旅行
References in classic literature ?
The round trip was a hundred miles, but he promised to be back on the third day, one day going light, two days returning heavy.
Sometimes this was brilliant beyond words, including a certain youthful Monte Cristo, who on Fridays expended thirty cents on a round trip ticket and traveled from Wareham to Riverboro merely to be near Huldah; sometimes, too, the circle was reduced to the popcorn-and-peanut boy of the train, who seemed to serve every purpose in default of better game.
It would have been easier to go on the train, but the round trip was two dollars and a half, and he was intent on saving money.
With his old horses it took all his time to make the two weekly round trips.
In addition one additional daily round trip between San Juan and Antigua and one additional round trip between San Juan and Anguilla, four days a week, will also operate from 14 December.
Moorpark, which took fourth in the Marmonte League behind second-seeded Calabasas, Thousand Oaks and Westlake, has a 130-mile round trip Thursday.
Reindeer Bay, Alaska - Fly to Anchorage, Alaska, starting from $340 round trip
16, the service will increase to 3 daily round trips - one new round trip on American Eagle, in addition to the two round trips on American.
American Eagle has also launched a daily round trip service between New York LaGuardia and Jacksonville, Fla.