Definition of on tour
: giving a series of related performances, appearances, competitions, etc., at different places over a period of time The band will be on tour for the next month.
Word by Word Definitions
: one's turn in an orderly schedule : shift
: a period during which an individual or unit is on a specific duty or at one place
: a journey for business, pleasure, or education often involving a series of stops and ending at the starting point
: to make a tour
: to make a tour of
: to present (something, such as a theatrical production) on a tour
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