travel along

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v travel along travel along a certain course "follow the road","follow the trail"
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Usage

In literature:

In something like twelve months he had thrust leagues along the road he meant to travel.
"The Man in the Twilight" by Ridgwell Cullum
But the houses have been arranged in blocks so as to leave free streets, along which he can travel the more quickly.
"The Whence and the Whither of Man" by John Mason Tyler
Here we travelled along a hill just above a ravine.
"Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and TheNeighbouring Countries" by William Griffith
He travelled on over hills, and along gloomy roads, till he got deep in a dark forest.
"Folk-Lore and Legends; Scandinavian" by Various
It was now about ten o'clock at night, and on account of the delay, travel was more or less congested along the line.
"The Outdoor Chums After Big Game" by Captain Quincy Allen
As he traveled along westward, he found that the company was made up of men whose tickets took them to his own destination.
"Sevenoaks" by J. G. Holland
All of a sudden, as Uncle Wiggily was traveling along, he came to a place in the woods where a whole lot of Gypsies had their wagons and tents.
"Uncle Wiggily's Adventures" by Howard R. Garis
And as you are such a jolly chap, will you travel along with me?
"Uncle Wiggily's Travels" by Howard R. Garis
It was as much as any of us could do to travel along the side of the creek.
"A Source Book Of Australian History" by Compiled by Gwendolen H. Swinburne
Soon we travel along the side of the Niagara River; quickly we drift into Buffalo.
"Children of the Market Place" by Edgar Lee Masters
I have travelled along that road myself.
"Constructive Imperialism" by Viscount Milner
Dropping his books, he darted out of the gate, and fled along the road taken by the travelers.
"Ishmael" by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
Caravans of merchants travelled along the great trade-routes; and their tongues and ears were not idle.
"The Age of Erasmus" by P. S. Allen
But there came a time when Pegasus must be broken in to drudgery, and travel along trodden ways.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 13, No. 78, April, 1864" by Various
The female cells or ova are formed in the ovaries and discharged into the Fallopian tubes, along which they travel into the uterus.
"Safe Marriage" by Ettie A. Rout
Travelled twelve or fourteen miles along the beach.
"Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 2 (of 2)" by George Grey
Before the clocks of London had struck eight he was travelling westwards along the King's Road.
"The Summons" by A.E.W. Mason
A way-worn foot traveller coming along soon after took down the new shoes and put them on, and hung his old ones in their place.
"The Women of the Arabs" by Henry Harris Jessup
I guess, sister, you haven't much notion how difficult a lady like yourself travelling alone might find it to get along.
"The Mormon Prophet" by Lily Dougall
Marie, thinking nothing of the hundreds of miles of travel along the streams.
"The Romantic Settlement of Lord Selkirk's Colonists" by George Bryce
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In poetry:

And every traveler journeying
Along the mountain-ways
Was held to pay his toll of toil
On the castle for seven days.
"Betzko" by Hanford Lennox Gordon
How heedless the traveller passes along,
He does not to sorrow attend;
But the long flowing grass and the stonecover'd grave,
These speak to the heart of a friend.
"The Reflections Of A Serious Moment" by Elizabeth Bath
Communing thus, these weary travelers went.
Their hearts oppressed by mingled doubt and fear;
When lo! along the road to Emmaus
Their Lord, the risen Christ Himself, drew near.
"The Walk To Emmaus" by Olivia Ward Bush-Banks
The tide rises, the tide falls,
The twilight darkens, the curlew calls;
Along the sea-sands damp and brown
The traveller hastens toward the town,
And the tide rises, the tide falls.
"Ultima Thule: The Tide Rises, The Tide Falls" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Thou cheerest the weary traveller while on his way
During the livelong summer day,
As he admires the beautiful scenery while passing along,
And singing to himself a stave of a song.
"The Beautiful Sun" by William Topaz McGonagall
And there are times when travel goes
Along the sheep tracks' beaten ways,
Then pleasure many a praise bestows
Upon its blossoms' pointed rays,
When other things are parched beside
And hot day leaves it in its pride.
"Spear Thistle" by John Clare

In news:

Regular travelers along Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard have gotten used to the changes in the sign over the entrance at number 2505.
A narrowly focused exhibition has been traveling along the East Coast for the last year, containing all the known and attributed works by the New Orleans painter Julien Hudson.
Thousands of large ships travel along California's coastline annually.
Now that the ThyssenKrupp plant is operational at Calvert, more people than ever find themselves traveling along Highway 43.
Recent travelers along Woodcrest Drive have been treated to a unique sight.
I'm traveling to Europe in a month, and I'm bringing my iPad along.
Travelers along River Street are advised to heed detour signs or risk floating in the Mahoning River.
Travelers and patrons of businesses along Foothill Boulevard may be relieved to know that the construction is half over.
The holiday season is finally here and along with Thanksgiving comes traveling chaos.
The driver of a car traveling along Ashby Avenue at King Street apparently could not stop the vehicle when the brakes failed to work.
Drivers who travel along US 117 might find a few additional delays in the coming week as work continues on the highway project there, North Carolina Department of Transportation officials announced Saturday.
The signing, along with a travel rally will take place at 2:30 pm Thursday at the Capitol in Cheyenne.
Tom Ingstad Broadcasting Group Presents Follow the Quilting Pattern along with Wendinger Travel, April 23-28, 2012, $779 per person.
People who expect their travel or business along 34th Street to affected by a major rebuilding of the street will have a chance to air their views and ask questions tonight at a public meeting.
But chemical rockets , the conventional rockets that we have been using all along, really don't give us the capability to travel far.
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In science:

These waves, influenced by tidal interactions induced by curvature, do not travel along null geodesics of the background spacetime.
Light propagation with non-minimal couplings in a two-component cosmic dark fluid with an Archimedean-type force and unlighted cosmological epochs
When the cosmological time scale is defined upon using relic cosmic microwave background photons traveling along null geodesic lines, the corresponding law is very simple, T (t)a(t) = T (t0)a(t0 ), where t0 is some reference time, like now, say.
Light propagation with non-minimal couplings in a two-component cosmic dark fluid with an Archimedean-type force and unlighted cosmological epochs
However, coordinate xob is affected by both pro jection and light travel-time effects and depends on both the transversal coordinate xh and on the position zh along the axis of the helix and the jet itself.
Anatomy of helical relativistic jets: The case of S5 0836+710
As shown in this work, one may expect to observe the longitudinal quantum waves traveling along the magnetic field in Q2D organic metals and their effect on the magnetic quantum oscillations of the sound velocity at quite accessible temperatures of the order of 10mK.
Electromagnetic quantum waves and their effect on the low temperature magnetoacoustic response of a quasi-two-dimensional metal
Suppression can also be caused by scattering with mesons that happen to travel along with the cc pair (see refs. in ).
$J/\psi$ and $\psi'$ suppression by comovers in Pb+Pb collisions
This is true because we can travel along the knot from any state Ai to Aj in ≤ n steps.
Random Walk on Knot Diagrams, Colored Jones Polynomial and Ihara-Selberg Zeta Function
Therefore, 1B operates. In this case, the photons traveling along two of photons is still unchanged after the switch different paths are still coherent ones.
Asymmetrical Path Interference Test of Light
Then two sub-waves travel along two paths, interfere each other on the screen and form an integral photon again.
Asymmetrical Path Interference Test of Light
Path 1 has reached the screen, the front of another short wave train traveling along Path 2 is still on the way.
Asymmetrical Path Interference Test of Light
Similar to the setup tested in 1997, the new system is based on time multiplexing as well, where the interfering pulses travel along the same optical path, however, in different time ordering. A schematic is shown in Fig. 18.
Quantum Cryptography
For convenience, we place ourselves at the origin r = 0 of coordinates since our de Sitter space is homogeneous and isotropic, and consider a photon traveling to us along the radial direction with fixed θa ’s.
Classical Geometry of De Sitter Spacetime : An Introductory Review
These are transverse waves which travel along the field lines .
Smoothed Particle Magnetohydrodynamics II. Variational principles and variable smoothing length terms
Label the four regions locally incident to a crossing by the letters L and R, with L labelling the region to the left of the undercrossing arc for a traveller who approaches the overcrossing on a route along the undercrossing arc.
From tangle fractions to DNA
The two plane waves traveling along ± ˆz are null, i.e., their reactive energy densities vanish.
The Reactive Energy of Transient EM Fields
Visualize a road network in which one can travel along a height-h road at speed 1/γ h ; so the cost equals time taken.
Scale-Invariant Random Spatial Networks
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