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Synonyms for circumnavigate

to pass around but not through

Synonyms for circumnavigate

travel around, either by plane or ship


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The team also included sea-kayak designer Nigel Dennis, who, in 1980, became the first person to circumnavigate Great Britain by kayak.
THREE men are ready for the final push of their attempt to circumnavigate the globe today.
Hitching a ride with an openhearted mother of two young kids, Felix gets them into an accident when he forces her to circumnavigate a town because it voted for the extreme right.
However, the rest of the essays illustrate that in practice ways and means were found to circumnavigate this apparent repudiation.
Drawing inspiration from far-fetched sources--a Julian Schnabel painting (Circumnavigating the Sh-t), the Tour de France, and a pilgrimage from Notre Dame to Chartres--Mulligan calls on us to circumnavigate a "challenging culture," endure "for the long haul," and "walk in faith.
A leisurely walker can circumnavigate the entire forest in less than a minute.
19 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday made a video call today to the crew of Indian Naval Sailing Vessel (INSV) Tarini, who are currently on a mission to circumnavigate the globe.
A resident of Florida in the US, Wang intends to become the first Chinese woman to circumnavigate the world on a single-engine plane.
At low tide it was possible to circumnavigate the ship on foot - which we did on a number of occasions.
Laura Dekker, a 14-year old girl from Holland, is aiming to be the youngest person to circumnavigate the globe.
Mr Evans, an orthopaedic surgeon at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Llantrisant, is taking part in Clipper Venture, a race organised by Sir Robin Knox-Johnson, the first man to single-handedly circumnavigate the globe, in 1968.
Ms Caffari sailed into the record books in May last year as the first woman to solo circumnavigate the globe the wrong way against the prevailing winds and currents, non-stop.
2006: Plans to circumnavigate the Americas via the Northwest Passage.
1580 - Sir Francis Drake arrived back in Plymouth in the Golden Hind after 33 months, to make him the first Englishman t o circumnavigate the world.
MILLIONAIRE Steve Fossett gets a good luck handshake from Richard Branson as he sets off to circumnavigate the globe without refuelling.