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side trip

noun
1.
a brief excursion off the main route of an itinerary, as to visit a particular person or place.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30, Americanism
Related forms
side tripper, noun
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Examples from the web for side trip
  • But the cost of a side trip for business purposes is deductible.
  • So everyone takes a little side trip that turns out to be far more than they expected.
  • The tour also includes a side trip to a spring-fed swimming area.
  • Often, hotels and hostels will allow you to store larger bags while you take a side trip.
  • Those who were sick, tired, or hungry or who needed a wagon fixed would make the side trip to the mission.

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