verb (used with object), rout·ed, rout·ing.
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Idioms for route
- to see something through to completion: It was a tough assignment, but he went the route.
- Baseball. to pitch the complete game: The heat and humidity were intolerable, but the pitcher managed to go the route.
Origin of route
OTHER WORDS FROM routemis·route, verb (used with object), mis·rout·ed, mis·rout·ing.pre·route, verb (used with object), pre·rout·ed, pre·rout·ing.re·route, verb, re·rout·ed, re·rout·ing.
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Example sentences from the Web for route
Those industries would later build several dams along the route to provide hydroelectric power.
Well, the company going through the direct route is likely to pay fewer fees as they are hiring bankers as advisors rather than underwriters.
That route relies on a protein-cutting enzyme called TMPRSS2 to snip the knobby-looking spike protein studding the virus’s surface.New treatments aim to treat COVID-19 early, before it gets serious|Tina Hesman Saey|August 24, 2020|Science News
Visitors can walk or ride the Towpath Trail to follow the historic route of the Ohio & Erie Canal.Cleveland – The Rock and Roll Capital of the World|LGBTQ-Editor|August 21, 2020|No Straight News
Those that didn’t take the layoffs route cut salaries for their employees.India’s job market is recovering from the Covid-19 shock—but very slowly|Manavi Kapur|August 13, 2020|Quartz
Did the airline file a flight plan that took account of the weather en route from Surabaya, Indonesia, to Singapore?
AirAsia has now been grounded on this route by the Indonesians.
And increasingly smart navigation aids in the cockpit brought far greater precision and efficiency to route planning.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?|Clive Irving|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Otis, who tells me he was called “Saladin” on the inside, has taken an almost tragically circuitous route in getting here.His First Day Out Of Jail After 40 Years: Adjusting To Life Outside|Justin Rohrlich|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
After a hit, they would adjust the search to the most likely route from there.
I do not think the average number of passengers on a corresponding route in our country could be so few as twenty.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
Alice Arden, you little dream of the man and the route by which, possibly, deliverance is speeding to you.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
Upon our return from this river Saint John, our route turned towards the country of the Armouchiquoys.
Mais, dpartans un peu de pense d'avec eux, comme nous fismes lors de presence, continuons nostre route et voyage.
This waterway was recently discovered, and by it there is a better route to Terrenate than was formerly followed.