Meaning of LOCOMOTION in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌlō-kə-ˈmō-shən ]


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