Definition of


  1. (noun, act) an act of traveling by water
  2. (noun, act) a journey to some distant place
  3. (verb, motion) travel on water propelled by wind or by other means

via WordNet, Princeton University

Synonyms of Voyage

navigate, ocean trip, sail

Origin of the word Voyage

  1. c.1300, from O.Fr. veiage "travel, journey," from L.L. viaticum "a journey" (in classical L. "provisions for a journey"), noun use of neut. of viaticus "of or for a journey," from via "road, journey, travel." The verb is first attested 1477. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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