follow Dictionary.com

What's the difference between i.e. and e.g.?

trade route

noun
1.
any route usually taken by merchant ships, caravans, etc.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for trade route
  • He is certainly not cruising on a trade route, or his presence would long ere this have been reported-Times.
  • Every trade route was flanked by fortifications whence baronial exactions could be levied on the traders.
  • Each is a major trade route near impoverished shores.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for trade route

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for trade

6
6
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with trade route