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sa·fa·ri

 (sə-fär′ē)
n. pl. sa·fa·ris
An overland expedition, especially one for hunting or viewing wildlife in eastern Africa.

[Arabic safarīya, safari, journey, from safar, journey; see špr in Semitic roots.]

safari

(səˈfɑːrɪ)
n, pl -ris
1. an overland journey or hunting expedition, esp in Africa
2. any recreational journey or expedition
3. the people, animals, etc, that go on the expedition
[C19: from Swahili: journey, from Arabic safarīya, from safara to travel]

sa•fa•ri

(səˈfɑr i)

n., pl. -ris, v., -ried, -ri•ing. n.
1. an expedition for hunting or exploration, esp. in East Africa.
2. the personnel and equipment for such an expedition.
3. any long adventurous expedition.
v.i.
4. to go on safari.
[1885–90; < Swahili < Arabic safar journey]

safari

- From Swahili, from Arabic safar, "journey, trip."
See also related terms for trip.

Safari

 the men, animals, and equipment involved in an expedition, 1892.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.safari - an overland journey by hunters (especially in Africa)safari - an overland journey by hunters (especially in Africa)
expedition - a journey organized for a particular purpose
Africa - the second largest continent; located to the south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean

safari

noun
A journey undertaken with a specific objective:
Translations
رِحْلَةٌ سفاريرِحْلَةٌ للصَّيْد
safari
safari
safari
safari
szafari
veiîiferî
サファリ
사파리
safarisžvėrių rezervatas
safari
safari
safari
การเดินทางเพื่อล่าสัตว์และท่องเที่ยว
cuộc đi săn

safari

[səˈfɑːrɪ]
A. Nsafari m
to be on safariestar de safari
B. CPD safari jacket Nchaqueta f de safari, sahariana f
safari park N (Brit) → safari park m

safari

[səˈfɑːri] nsafari m
to go on safari → faire un safarisafari jacket nsaharienne fsafari park n (British)réserve f d'animauxsafari suit ntenue f de safari

safari

nSafari f; to be/go on safarieine Safari machen, auf Safari sein/gehen; to go on safari to Kenyanach Kenia auf Safari fahren; safari jacketSafarijacke f; safari parkSafaripark m

safari

[səˈfɑːrɪ] nsafari m inv
to be on safari → fare un safari

safari

(səˈfaːri) noun
an expedition or tour, especially in Africa, for hunting or observing animals. A safari was organized to the lion reserve; We often went out on safari.
safari park
a large area of land reserved for wild animals, in which they can move freely and be seen by the public who usually drive through the park in cars.

safari

رِحْلَةٌ سفاري safari safari Safari σαφάρι safari safari safari safari safari サファリ 사파리 safari safari safari safari, safári сафари safari การเดินทางเพื่อล่าสัตว์และท่องเที่ยว safari cuộc đi săn 狩猎远征
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No boat had left the harbor in the meantime--there was not a railroad within hundreds of miles--there was no other white settlement that the two could reach under several days of arduous marching accompanied by a well-equipped safari.
From a heterogeneous collection of loot, Achmet Zek procured a pith helmet and a European saddle, and from his black slaves and followers a party of porters, askaris and tent boys to make up a modest safari for a big game hunter.
Tarzan questioned the fellow closely, and by comparing his statements with those of the young warrior he had first talked with he learned that Rokoff and his safari were in terror-stricken retreat in the direction of the far East Coast.
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The company said that the new Safari 5 release, available for both Windows and Mac based computers includes improved developer tools and supports more than a dozen new HTML5 technologies that allow web developers to create rich, dynamic websites and also now create secure Safari Extensions to customise and enhance the browsing experience.
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Great Rift Valley Lodge and Golf Resort provides something different, a sophisticated break from the tented camps of the true safari country.
Historically, safari camps were places where weary hunters resigned for a cognac at the end of the day.
This includes full access to the safari park and a two-night family stay at The Bedford Arms Hotel, part of the Woburn Abbey Estate.
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