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destination

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Think for thyself one good idea, but known to be thine own, is better than a thousand gleaned from fields by others sown.
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English

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] dēstinātiōnem, from dēstināre (to destine).

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
destination

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  1. (archaic) The act of destining or appointing.
  2. Purpose for which anything is destined; predetermined end, object, or use; ultimate design.
  3. The place set for the end of a journey, or to which something is sent; place or point aimed at.

Usage notes

  • Often used attributively to indicate desirability, as "a destination resort."

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