Caravan - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkærəvæn|  American pronunciation of the word caravan
Brit.  |ˈkærəvæn|  British pronunciation of the word caravan
- a procession (of wagons or mules or camels) traveling together in single file (syn: train)
we were part of a caravan of almost a thousand camels
- a camper equipped with living quarters (syn: van)

verb

- travel in a caravan

Examples

...a funeral caravan slowly making its way down the street...

...bought a caravan and drove cross-country to California...

We caravaned to the campsite.

we were part of a caravan of almost a thousand camels

The caravan progressed slowly across the desert.

...the hindmost wagon in the caravan had the roughest ride because of the deep ruts and dust created by the others...

The caravan covered almost 100 miles each day

Word forms

noun
singular: caravan
plural: caravans
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