Meaning of SAFARI in English

I. səˈfärē, -ˈfȧr-, -ri also -ˈfar- noun

( -s )

Etymology: Swahili, trip, journey, from Arabic safarīya

1. : the caravan of a hunting or other expedition especially in East Africa with men, vehicles, animals, and equipment


a. : a hunting or other expedition in East Africa especially on foot

b. : an adventurous expedition elsewhere in the world

arctic safari

c. : a long carefully planned trip (as a campaign tour or a legislative junket) usually with a large entourage

II. intransitive verb

( -ed/-ing/-s )

: to journey in a safari

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