Circumnavigate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌsɜːrkəmˈnævɪɡeɪt|  American pronunciation of the word circumnavigate
Brit.  |səːkəmˈnavɪɡeɪt|  British pronunciation of the word circumnavigate

verb

- travel around, either by plane or ship (syn: compass)

Examples

The ship circumnavigated the world.

...the first ship to circumnavigate the globe...

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: circumnavigate
he/she/it: circumnavigates
present participle: circumnavigating
past tense: circumnavigated
past participle: circumnavigated
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