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Synonyms for tour

circuit

visit

stint

Synonyms

travel round

Synonyms

  • travel round
  • holiday in
  • travel through
  • journey round
  • trek round
  • go on a trip through

visit

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Synonyms for tour

a course, process, or journey that ends where it began or repeats itself

a journey undertaken with a specific objective

a limited, often assigned period of activity, duty, or opportunity

a term of service, as in the military or in prison

Synonyms for tour

a journey or route all the way around a particular place or area

a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)

a period of time spent in military service

make a tour of a certain place

References in classic literature ?
I hope you are now well recovered from your spring fit of the gout, and shall be happy if the advice of your learned physician should recommend a tour to these parts.
On this soil one might easily make the tour of the lake.
This noble lord, who was fastened to his chair, would have given his fortune to be able to make the tour of the world, if it took ten years; and he bet five thousand pounds on Phileas Fogg.
His digestion was weak and he lived chiefly on Graham bread and hominy--a regimen to which he was so much attached that his tour seemed to him destined to be blighted when, on landing on the Continent, he found that these delicacies did not flourish under the table d'hote system.
By day, one could admire the variety of its edifices, all sculptured in stone or wood, and already presenting complete specimens of the different domestic architectures of the Middle Ages, running back from the fifteenth to the eleventh century, from the casement which had begun to dethrone the arch, to the Roman semicircle, which had been supplanted by the ogive, and which still occupies, below it, the first story of that ancient house de la Tour Roland, at the corner of the Place upon the Seine, on the side of the street with the Tannerie.
Apply the contemptible system of self-delusion which my confession has revealed, to that holiday arrangement for a tour in the north which has astonished and annoyed you.
In the interval, while the bride and bridegroom would be necessarily absent on the inevitable tour abroad, a sister of Mrs.
Malaria still festered in me and put me on my back in shivering delirium at the most unexpected moments, compelling me to cancel a double lecture tour which had been arranged.
Soon after Keats published this poem, he, with a friend, set out on a walking tour to the Lake Country and to Scotland.
As a married woman," she proceeded, with the air of a matron of at least twenty years' standing, "I have been thinking the subject over; and I have arrived at the conclusion that a honey-moon which takes the form of a tour on the Continent, is one of our national abuses which stands in need of reform.
Barnum offered him a million dollars to make a tour of the United States in his show.
But, before a wheel turns, listen to a brief preamble through the cardiaphone, which shall point out to you an object of interest on life's sightseeing tour.
George Osborne's fashion, who was going on a foreign tour.
And take note: if there is an early stage of tuberculous process, of which we cannot be certain, a foreign tour will be of no use.
In this expedition we did not intend to follow the great road to Edinburgh, but to visit Windsor, Oxford, Matlock, and the Cumberland lakes, resolving to arrive at the completion of this tour about the end of July.