expedition (Meaning)

Wordnet

expedition (n)

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

an organized group of people undertaking a journey for a particular purpose

a journey organized for a particular purpose

a journey taken for pleasure

the property of being prompt and efficient

Webster

expedition (n.)

The quality of being expedite; efficient promptness; haste; dispatch; speed; quickness; as to carry the mail with expedition.

A sending forth or setting forth the execution of some object of consequence; progress.

An important enterprise, implying a change of place; especially, a warlike enterprise; a march or a voyage with martial intentions; an excursion by a body of persons for a valuable end; as, a military, naval, exploring, or scientific expedition; also, the body of persons making such excursion.

expedition Sentence Examples

  1. A group of scientists embarked on an extensive expedition to study the remote region's unique flora and fauna.
  2. The Everest expedition faced treacherous conditions and extreme weather during their ascent to the summit.
  3. The space expedition launched successfully, carrying a team of astronauts to begin their historic mission to Mars.
  4. The team's Arctic expedition allowed them to collect valuable data on climate change and its impact on polar ecosystems.
  5. The expedition to Antarctica required meticulous planning and coordination to ensure the safety and well-being of the researchers.
  6. The Titanic expedition, led by Robert Ballard, discovered the wreck of the iconic ship after decades of being lost at sea.
  7. The archaeological expedition unearthed ancient artifacts that provided insights into the civilization that once thrived in the region.
  8. The team's jungle expedition led them to a hidden waterfall, previously unknown to the outside world.
  9. The research vessel embarked on an oceanic expedition to explore uncharted waters and study marine biodiversity.
  10. The expedition to the Amazon rainforest aimed to document the region's endangered species and raise awareness about conservation efforts.

FAQs About the word expedition

a military campaign designed to achieve a specific objective in a foreign country, an organized group of people undertaking a journey for a particular purpose,

excursion,trip, journey, trek, ride, cruise, peregrination, flight,errand, tour

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A group of scientists embarked on an extensive expedition to study the remote region's unique flora and fauna.

The Everest expedition faced treacherous conditions and extreme weather during their ascent to the summit.

The space expedition launched successfully, carrying a team of astronauts to begin their historic mission to Mars.

The team's Arctic expedition allowed them to collect valuable data on climate change and its impact on polar ecosystems.