peregrinate

(redirected from peregrinators)
Also found in: Thesaurus.

per·e·gri·nate

 (pĕr′ĭ-grə-nāt′)
v. per·e·gri·nat·ed, per·e·gri·nat·ing, per·e·gri·nates
v.intr.
To journey or travel from place to place, especially on foot.
v.tr.
To travel through or over; traverse.

[Latin peregrīnārī, peregrīnāt-, from peregrīnus, foreigner; see peregrine.]

per′e·gri·na′tion n.
per′e·gri·na′tor n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

peregrinate

(ˈpɛrɪɡrɪˌneɪt)
vb
1. (intr) to travel or wander about from place to place; voyage
2. (tr) to travel through (a place)
adj
an obsolete word for foreign
[C16: from Latin, from peregrīnārī to travel; see peregrine]
ˈperegriˌnator n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

per•e•gri•nate

(ˈpɛr ɪ grəˌneɪt)

v. -nat•ed, -nat•ing. v.i.
1. to travel or journey, esp. on foot.
v.t.
2. to travel or walk over; traverse.
[1585–95; < Latin peregrīnātus, past participle of peregrīnārī to travel abroad. See peregrine, -ate1]
per`e•gri•na′tion, n.
per′e•gri•na`tor, n.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.

peregrinate


Past participle: peregrinated
Gerund: peregrinating

Imperative
peregrinate
peregrinate
Present
I peregrinate
you peregrinate
he/she/it peregrinates
we peregrinate
you peregrinate
they peregrinate
Preterite
I peregrinated
you peregrinated
he/she/it peregrinated
we peregrinated
you peregrinated
they peregrinated
Present Continuous
I am peregrinating
you are peregrinating
he/she/it is peregrinating
we are peregrinating
you are peregrinating
they are peregrinating
Present Perfect
I have peregrinated
you have peregrinated
he/she/it has peregrinated
we have peregrinated
you have peregrinated
they have peregrinated
Past Continuous
I was peregrinating
you were peregrinating
he/she/it was peregrinating
we were peregrinating
you were peregrinating
they were peregrinating
Past Perfect
I had peregrinated
you had peregrinated
he/she/it had peregrinated
we had peregrinated
you had peregrinated
they had peregrinated
Future
I will peregrinate
you will peregrinate
he/she/it will peregrinate
we will peregrinate
you will peregrinate
they will peregrinate
Future Perfect
I will have peregrinated
you will have peregrinated
he/she/it will have peregrinated
we will have peregrinated
you will have peregrinated
they will have peregrinated
Future Continuous
I will be peregrinating
you will be peregrinating
he/she/it will be peregrinating
we will be peregrinating
you will be peregrinating
they will be peregrinating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been peregrinating
you have been peregrinating
he/she/it has been peregrinating
we have been peregrinating
you have been peregrinating
they have been peregrinating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been peregrinating
you will have been peregrinating
he/she/it will have been peregrinating
we will have been peregrinating
you will have been peregrinating
they will have been peregrinating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been peregrinating
you had been peregrinating
he/she/it had been peregrinating
we had been peregrinating
you had been peregrinating
they had been peregrinating
Conditional
I would peregrinate
you would peregrinate
he/she/it would peregrinate
we would peregrinate
you would peregrinate
they would peregrinate
Past Conditional
I would have peregrinated
you would have peregrinated
he/she/it would have peregrinated
we would have peregrinated
you would have peregrinated
they would have peregrinated
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.peregrinate - travel around, through, or over, especially on foot; "peregrinate the bridge"
jaunt, travel, trip - make a trip for pleasure
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

peregrinate

verb
1. To make or go on a journey:
Idiom: hit the road.
2. To travel about or journey on foot:
3. To move about at random, especially over a wide area:
The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
prudence, permitted this pair of dusty peregrinators to pass through,
Hence, what is sufficient for migration is the anticipation of wage offers in excess of the reservation wage, and migrants will be drawn from the population of those "perspicacious peregrinators" (Polachek and Horvath 1977).
Dunlevy, "Are Free Agents Perspicacious Peregrinators?" Review of Economics and Statistics, February 1987, 50-58.