Meaning of DESTINATION in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌdes-tə-ˈnā-shən ]


Date: 14th century

1. : the purpose for which something is destined

2. : an act of appointing, setting aside for a purpose, or predetermining

3. : a place to which one is journeying or to which something is sent

kept their destination secret

4. : a place worthy of travel or an extended visit — often used attributively

a destination restaurant

a destination resort

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.