tour·​ing | \ ˈtu̇r-iŋ How to pronounce touring (audio) \

Definition of touring

1 : participation in a tour
2 : cross-country skiing for pleasure

Examples of touring in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web These days, a lot of musicians talk about the mental health tolls of touring, but back when Hot Water Music were doing countless laps around the country in a cargo van, this simply wasn’t part of the conversation. Jonah Bayer, SPIN, 16 May 2022 Before Dua arrives at the studio, her teacher, Annie, a petite Venezuelan hired to ensure that the pop star stays healthy for nine months of touring, spreads two decks of cards, one purple, one turquoise, face down on the floor. Jen Wang, Vogue, 10 May 2022 That is helping cover the rising cost of touring, which has become more expensive with higher fuel costs and worker shortages, executives say. Anne Steele, WSJ, 23 Apr. 2022 The World Wide Tour follows his Never Ending Tour, the popular name given to Dylan’s regular touring schedule that began in 1988 and was forced to end due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Fred Sahai, Billboard, 18 Apr. 2022 The hall, which will present national touring artists as well as provide a home for regional and local musicians, will accommodate a maximum of 1,000 people. Deborah Martin, San Antonio Express-News, 4 May 2022 In June 2018, Variety assessed what type of deal Drake could command once his obligations to UMG were fulfilled and outlined several possibilities, including a rich touring deal. Shirley Halperin, Variety, 3 May 2022 Bands currently have very few outlets for their creativity: lyric videos, mp3s, black T-shirts and endless touring. Goldie Chan, Forbes, 2 May 2022 In addition to performing for her fans, the singer admits one of the best parts about touring has been exploring various new cities, and making pit stops at different vintage shops along the way. Christian Allaire, Vogue, 1 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of touring

1794, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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19 May 2022

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“Touring.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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