circumnavigate


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  • verb

Synonyms for circumnavigate

to pass around but not through

Synonyms for circumnavigate

travel around, either by plane or ship

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I once tried to circumnavigate the globe but had to stop when the bulb inside it fused.
SAILING ON: Michael Perham celebrated his 17th birthday as he attempts to become the youngest person to circumnavigate the world
Dee Caffari, 32, set off from Portsmouth on November 20 to become the first woman to circumnavigate the world solo against the prevailing winds and currents.
On This Day: 1519: Ferdinand Magellan's fleet set out to attempt to circumnavigate the globe.
MILLIONAIRE Steve Fossett gets a good luck handshake from Richard Branson as he sets off to circumnavigate the globe without refuelling.
On the verge of starving, and with no other relatives, Mateo agrees to a two-year commitment as cabin boy and musician aboard the San Antonio, one of Magellan's fleet in his secret expedition to circumnavigate the globe and reap the wealth of the Eastern Spice Islands.
Oh, well the TV must be giving this saturation coverage because she's the first person to circumnavigate the globe by boat.
Some opponents consider it just another tactic by the city to circumnavigate opposition.
Millionaire adventurer Steve Fossett flew into the history books when he became the first solo balloonist to circumnavigate the globe late Tuesday night, his mission control at Washington University in the United States said.
We circumnavigate the globe while confined to our homes like caged canaries.
Richard Branson is preparing for take-off in a new bid to circumnavigate the world in just 18 days.
will return to Marina del Rey to set two world records - as the youngest person to circumnavigate the globe by himself by sailboat, and as the first person to have ever set this record under the age of 18.
More than 50 teams from around the country will showcase their autonomous vehicle inventions that will circumnavigate SparkFun's headquarters building 'unmanned'
Simon Wood, 27, from Cardiff, has signed up for the Ireland Challenge, which will see six yachts in a race to circumnavigate the island in April.
Cook crossed the Antarctic circle for the first time in Resolution in 1773, becoming not only the first to cross the Antarctic line but also the first to circumnavigate the world in a westerly direction and the first to circumnavigate it in both directions.