- a migration or expedition, especially by ox wagon.
- a stage of such a journey, between one stopping place and the next.
Origin of trek
OTHER WORDS FROM trekun·trekked, adjective
How to use trek in a sentence
The three of us slid on our rumps all the way back to camp and then began the long trek back to the cars.Grand Teton Is a Hiker's Park|Emily Pennington|November 23, 2020|Outside Online
Parents and coaches worry that the longer teams continue the treks, the wider the gulf will become between those who can afford to take part and those who can’t – creating yet another inequity among children as the pandemic drags on.Sports Could Be the Latest Inequity Front for Kids as More Teams Travel to Arizona|Ashly McGlone|October 21, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The San Diego Surf Soccer Club in Del Mar is one of them now making the trek regularly —traveling hundreds of miles to play mostly neighboring Southern California teams.Sports Could Be the Latest Inequity Front for Kids as More Teams Travel to Arizona|Ashly McGlone|October 21, 2020|Voice of San Diego
So much so that his staffers considered having him skip the ceremony in Oslo, only attending once it was clear that winners rarely avoided the trek except in dire circumstances.This Afghan Crusader Should Have Beaten Obama for the Nobel|Nick Fouriezos|October 11, 2020|Ozy
We had planned a honeymoon trek in Patagonia, but I got very sick shortly after our wedding, and have suffered from a chronic illness for much of our time together, which means I’m limited in the things I’m able to do.How to Live Big with a Chronic Illness|Blair Braverman|October 2, 2020|Outside Online
The group trekked for about 10 days trying out numerous plants before they found the right one: Scorpion Tail.When a Modern-Day Indiana Jones Met an Adventurous Gin Distiller|Ann Binlot|July 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As mountaineers ducked out of them and trekked toward Everest, she dreamed of following.Breaking Mount Everest’s Glass Ceiling|Amanda Padoan, Peter Zuckerman|March 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Thus Rowe trekked to the Buckeye State to talk about the “skills gap.”Mike Rowe: ‘Dirty Jobs’ Host Says He Did Not Endorse Mitt Romney|Lloyd Grove|October 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Zulleth Romero was 12 when she and her mother trekked through the ovenlike Arizona desert.Gov. Jan Brewer Battles Obama’s DREAM Directive in Arizona|Terry Greene Sterling|August 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
She trekked across the country holding Sally Ride Science Fairs and talking about her adventures while little mouths gaped in awe.Lynn Sherr: Sally Ride’s Heroic and Trailblazing Life as an Astronaut|Lynn Sherr|July 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
So we put our oddments in our pillow-case, rolled up our bedrooms into a convenient bundle and trekked.
So he had buried everything that it was possible thus to hide, and incontinently trekked.Forging the Blades|Bertram Mitford
On the 7th the sky was immovable, and we trekked four miles due east, camped once more and walked about without finding our goal.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
The great man noticed one man solitary As he trekked a turbid trail.A Hero and a Great Man|Francis Kruckvich
We ought to have avoided this border altogether, and trekked straight down to Luneburg.The Luck of Gerard Ridgeley|Bertram Mitford