[per-i-gruh-neyt] /ˈpɛr ɪ grəˌneɪt/
verb (used without object), peregrinated, peregrinating.
to travel or journey, especially to walk on foot.
verb (used with object), peregrinated, peregrinating.
to travel or walk over; traverse.
(intransitive) to travel or wander about from place to place; voyage
(transitive) to travel through (a place)
an obsolete word for foreign
1590s, from Latin peregrinatus, past participle of peregrinari “to travel abroad, be alien,” figuratively “to wander, roam, travel about,” from peregrinus “foreign” (see peregrine).
- Per each
adverb phrase For each; apiece; a THROW: Those are $8 per each, to you [1906+; fr a humorous insertion of Latin per in imitation of pretentious business use]
[per-i-gruh-ney-shuh n] /ˌpɛr ɪ grəˈneɪ ʃən/ noun 1. travel from one place to another, especially on foot. 2. a course of travel; journey. /ˌpɛrɪɡrɪˈneɪʃən/ noun 1. a voyage, esp an extensive one 2. the act or process of travelling n. early 15c., from Old French peregrination “pilgrimage, long absence” (12c.) or directly from Latin peregrinationem […]
[per-i-grin, -green, -grahyn] /ˈpɛr ɪ grɪn, -ˌgrin, -ˌgraɪn/ adjective 1. foreign; alien; coming from abroad. 2. wandering, traveling, or migrating. noun 3. . /ˈpɛrɪɡrɪn/ adjective (archaic) 1. coming from abroad 2. travelling or migratory; wandering n. also peregrin, type of falcon, 1550s, short for peregrine falcon (late 14c.), from Old French faulcon pelerin (mid-13c.), from […]
noun 1. a globally distributed falcon, Falco peregrinus, much used in falconry because of its swift flight: several subspecies are endangered. noun 1. a falcon, Falco peregrinus, occurring in most parts of the world, having a dark plumage on the back and wings and lighter underparts See also duck hawk