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noun as in brief travel; visit

verb as in travel briefly; visit

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Prather decided a sojourn inthe corporate world would reduce the risk that her academic career would be consigned to real-world irrelevance.

A stargazing sojourn is an inexpensive and enchanting way to break up summertime monotony.

The most familiar neighborhood can then become the equivalent of a faraway vacation, since the most rewarding sojourns, no matter how short, are all about exploration and discovery.

During her sojourn in Gunung Palung National Park as an undergrad, Webb began to witness firsthand a pathway for zoonotic transfer.

The duration of their sojourns around their respective stars last anywhere from 200 days to as little as a single day.

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It is doubtless this sojourn that accounts for her ability to sing in French.

Thus the pope, who has insisted that his sojourn in the Holy Land is “purely a religious” visit, will confront a delicate dilemma.

That final jibe is a reference to Bennett's wife's success as a pastry chef during the couple's sojourn in New York a decade ago.

After just a year in India, her sojourn seems to have paid off handsomely.

The sojourn in Tel Aviv allowed Ajrami to understand Israel—something that he retained after he returned to Gaza.

At last he arrived at Dieppe, and, after a sojourn there, he put to sea upon the 26th of this same month of February.

However, a sojourn in a milder climate might prolong his life for a few months; so he advised Algeria.

I am truly sorry, Monsieur de Garnache, that our sojourn here is coming to an end.

What events for importance are comparable to the occurrences connected with his sojourn on earth?

That same autumn did the King lead his host to Throndhjem, bringing-to at Nidaros, and there making ready for a winter sojourn.


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On this page you'll find 56 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sojourn, such as: layover, stopover, residence, rest, stay, and stop.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.