Meaning of LOCOMOTION in English



Pronunciation: ˌ l ō -k ə - ' m ō -sh ə n

Function: noun

Etymology: Latin locus + English motion

Date: 1646

1 : an act or the power of moving from place to place

2 : TRAVEL <interest in free locomotion and choice of occupation ― Zechariah Chafee Jr.>

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.