pilgrimage definition

  • noun:
    • A journey to a sacred destination or shrine.
    • A long trip or search, specially among exalted purpose or ethical importance.
    • A journey meant to a sacred location, or a religious trip.
    • a call to any site revered or connected with a meaningful event.
    • The journey of a pilgrim; an extended trip; specially, a journey to a shrine or other sacred destination. Fig., the journey of individual life.
    • A tedious and wearisome time.
    • A journey undertaken by a pilgrim; a traveling on through a strange nation or even some location considered sacred to perform some spiritual vow or responsibility, or acquire some religious or miraculous advantage.
    • Figuratively, your way of life; the time spent in driving through world toward “better land.”
    • enough time occupied by a pilgrimage; ergo, forever.
    • Synonyms Voyage, Tour, etc. See trip.
    • a journey to a sacred place
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to be on a pilgrimage.
  • others:
    • To go as a pilgrim.

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