maiden voyage


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maiden voyage

n
(Nautical Terms) nautical the first voyage of a vessel
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.maiden voyage - the first voyage of its kind; "in 1912 the ocean liner Titanic sank on its maiden voyage"
ocean trip, voyage - an act of traveling by water
Translations
أوِّل رِحْلَه تَقوم بِها السَّفينَه
první plavba
jomfrurejse
voyage inaugural
elsõ út
jómfrú
prvá plavba
ilk sefer

maiden

(ˈmeidən) noun
a (young) unmarried woman. the village maidens.
maiden name
a woman's surname before her marriage. Mrs Johnson's maiden name was Scott.
maiden voyage
a ship's first voyage.
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The line may take this opportunity to impress passengers on a maiden voyage with extra special food, entertainment and activities.
The ship will arrive on June 7 at Ocean Cruise Terminal, Southampton, and following the naming celebrations on June 12 and 13, which are set to be the highlight of the festivities, Royal Princess will depart on her maiden voyage on June 16.
www.cruiseandmaritime.com, 0844 414 6185 Norwegian Breakaway's maiden voyage sets off for New York from Southampton on April 30.
Summary: CANBERRA - An Australian billionaire said on Monday he'll build a high-tech replica of the Titanic at a Chinese shipyard and its maiden voyage in late 2016 will be from England to New York, just like its namesake planned.
He was in his early 20s when his parents gave him the present of a ticket for Titanic's maiden voyage.
Summary: It was supposed to be a proud moment for Boris Johnson, as the so-called 'Boris bus' enjoyed its maiden voyage around London.
A FLOATING restaurant has set sail on her maiden voyage along the Liverpool Canal.
1969: The Queen Elizabeth II sailed from Southampton on her maiden voyage. 1982: The Argentine cruiser General Belgrano was sunk by British submarine HMS Conqueror off the Falklands.
A BOAT decked out entirely in knitwear made its maiden voyage yesterday.
The maiden voyage of C[pounds sterling]Grete MAERSKC[yen] to Jebel Ali Port re-iterates the magnitude and importance of the port as one of the biggest and most vital facilitators of import and export in the UAE and the region as a whole.C[yen]
Asplund was 5 when the Titanic hit an iceberg and sank during its maiden voyage from England to New York.
1838: Brunel's steamship the Great Western left Bristol for New York on her maiden voyage.