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peregrinate

[ per-i-gruh-neyt ]
/ 藞p蓻r 瑟 gr蓹藢ne瑟t /
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verb (used without object), per路e路gri路nat路ed, per路e路gri路nat路ing.
to travel or journey, especially to walk on foot.
verb (used with object), per路e路gri路nat路ed, per路e路gri路nat路ing.
to travel or walk over; traverse.
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Origin of peregrinate

First recorded in 1585鈥95; from Latin peregr墨n膩tus, past participle of peregr墨n膩r墨 鈥渢o travel abroad鈥; see peregrine, -ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM peregrinate

per路e路gri路na路tor, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for peregrinate

peregrinate
/ (藞p蓻r瑟伞r瑟藢ne瑟t) /

verb
(intr) to travel or wander about from place to place; voyage
(tr) to travel through (a place)
adjective
an obsolete word for foreign

Derived forms of peregrinate

peregrinator, noun

Word Origin for peregrinate

C16: from Latin, from peregr墨n膩r墨 to travel; see peregrine
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