Journey vs Layover - What's the difference?

journey | layover |


As nouns the difference between journey and layover

is that journey is a set amount of travelling, seen as a single unit; a discrete trip, a voyage while layover is a pause in a journey.

As a verb journey

is to travel, to make a trip or voyage.

journey

Noun

(en noun)
  • A set amount of travelling, seen as a single unit; a discrete trip, a voyage.
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  • (label) A day.
  • (label) A day's travelling; the distance travelled in a day.
  • (label) A day's work.
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  • *:But whan ye haue done that Iourney ye shal promyse me as ye are a true knyght for to go with me and to helpe me / and other damoysels that are distressid dayly with a fals knyghte / All your entente damoysel and desyre I wylle fulfylle / soo ye wyl brynge me vnto this knyghte
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    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To travel, to make a trip or voyage.
  • Synonyms

    * (l)

    layover

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A pause in a journey.
  • We had a layover while waiting to change planes, so we stretched our legs.

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