verb (used with object), car·a·vaned or car·a·vanned, car·a·van·ing or car·a·van·ning.
verb (used without object), car·a·vaned or car·a·vanned, car·a·van·ing or car·a·van·ning.
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Origin of caravan
OTHER WORDS FROM caravancar·a·van·ist, noun
Words nearby caravan
Example sentences from the Web for caravan
A caravan of trams stuck in the middle of the medieval city waited in line for the protest to end.
I met a girl on holiday in a caravan park—which you guys call a trailer park—and she was from Northern Ireland.Jessica Chastain and James McAvoy on 'Eleanor Rigby,' First Heartbreak, and Robin Williams|Marlow Stern|September 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The caravan was carrying humanitarian aid, Russian authorities said.Russia's Suspicious Humanitarian Aid for Ukraine Separatists|Anna Nemtsova|August 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The progress of the caravan of SUVs and buses ferrying the embassy staff out to Tunisia was monitored in real-time in Washington.U.S. Diplomats and Marines Close Embassy and Flee Libya Fighting|Jamie Dettmer|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A caravan from Windsor, Ontario across the river recently delivered a couple of hundred gallons to needy customers.Detroit Shuts Off Water to Residents but Not to Businesses Who Owe Millions|Mary M. Chapman|July 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sabbata however traveled not by water, but by land, by way of Hebron and Gaza, probably joining a caravan through the desert.History of the Jews, Vol. V (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz
Then I visited Hlaje Tsering with the corner pillars of my caravan.Trans-Himalaya, Vol. 1 (of 2)|Sven Hedin
Further on we caught up with a caravan of travelling merchants with their camels and pack-horses.At the Court of the Amr|John Alfred Gray
Somehow, in spite of the reception given the caravan, he was uneasy.The Weakling|Everett B. Cole
Perhaps no caravan had more success than ours during the first month of the journey.Lillian Morris, and Other Stories|Henryk Sienkiewicz
British Dictionary definitions for caravan
- a large enclosed vehicle capable of being pulled by a car or lorry and equipped to be lived inUS and Canadian name: trailer
- (as modifier)a caravan site