go/take the traditional route

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of go/take the traditional route

: to do the traditional thing
  • I decided to go/take the traditional route and have a big wedding.

Word by Word Definitions

go play
  1. : to move on a course : proceed — compare stop

  2. : to move out of or away from a place expressed or implied : leave, depart

  3. : to take a certain course or follow a certain procedure

  1. : the act or manner of going

  2. : the height of fashion : rage

  3. : an often unexpected turn of affairs : occurrence

  1. : functioning properly : being in good and ready condition

  1. : a game played between two players who alternately place black and white stones on a board checkered by 19 vertical lines and 19 horizontal lines in an attempt to enclose the larger area on the board

take play
  1. : to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as

  2. : to seize or capture physically

  3. : to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing

  1. : a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment

  2. : an act or the action of taking: such as

  3. : the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene

traditional play
  1. : of or relating to tradition : consisting of or derived from tradition

  2. : handed down from age to age

  3. : following or conforming to tradition : adhering to past practices or established conventions

route play
  1. : a traveled way : highway

  2. : a means of access : channel

  3. : a line of travel : course

  1. : to send by a selected route : direct

  2. : to divert in a specified direction


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