Definitions for

Overview of noun expedition

The noun expedition has 5 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (4) expedition, military expedition, hostile expedition

(a military campaign designed to achieve a specific objective in a foreign country)

2. (3) expedition

(an organized group of people undertaking a journey for a particular purpose; "an expedition was sent to explore Mars")

3. (3) expedition

(a journey organized for a particular purpose)

4. (1) excursion, jaunt, outing, junket, pleasure trip, expedition, sashay

(a journey taken for pleasure; "many summer excursions to the shore"; "it was merely a pleasure trip"; "after cautious sashays into the field")

5. dispatch, despatch, expedition, expeditiousness

(the property of being prompt and efficient; "it was done with dispatch") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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