destination

See also: Destination

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dēstinātiō, from dēstinō (to destine).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

destination (plural destinations)

  1. (archaic) The act of destining or appointing.
  2. Purpose for which anything is destined; predetermined end, object, or use; ultimate design.
  3. The place set for the end of a journey, or to which something is sent; place or point aimed at.

Usage notesEdit

  • Often used attributively to indicate desirability, as in a destination resort (a resort that is a fine, desirable destination) or destination wedding.

Related termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

 
French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

destination f (plural destinations)

  1. destination

Further readingEdit