stopover

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noun stop·over \ˈstäp-ˌō-vər\

Definition of stopover

  1. 1 :  a stop at an intermediate point in one's journey

  2. 2 :  a stopping place on a journey

Examples of stopover in a sentence

  1. The city is a favorite stopover for tourists.

  2. I've been to Belgium—if you count a stopover in Brussels on my way to Istanbul.

1885

First Known Use of stopover

1885


STOPOVER Defined for English Language Learners

stopover

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noun stop·over \ˈstäp-ˌō-vər\

Definition of stopover for English Language Learners

  • : a brief period of time when you stop at a place during a journey; also : a place where a stopover occurs


STOPOVER Defined for Kids

stopover

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noun stop·over \ˈstäp-ˌō-vər\

Definition of stopover for Students

  1. :  a stop made during a journey



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