Saturday, April 23, 2011
Definitions for peregrinate
- To travel or journey, especially to walk on foot.
- To travel or walk over; traverse.
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Citations for peregrinate
The old show man and his literary coadjutor were already tackling their horses to the wagon, with a design to peregrinate southwest along the sea coast.
It was likewise part of her duty to peregrinate the Square and its planted enclosure with little Roland (whose baptism had been a grand affair) for a daily airing, and then there was no mistress to watch her footsteps, or to know what associates she formed beyond the limited range of the drawing room windows.
Origin of peregrinate
Peregrinate derives from the Latin peregrinatus, "in the act of transit."