traveling fellowship


Definition of traveling fellowship

: a fellowship whose terms permit or direct the holder to travel or go abroad for study or research

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That writer, Sayyid Qutb, was rewarded with a traveling fellowship, apparently to get him out of the country. Michael B. Mukasey, WSJ, "The Jihad Against ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’," 17 Dec. 2018

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First Known Use of traveling fellowship

1789, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of traveling fellowship was in 1789

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grandiloquent, ostentatious, or bombastic

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