Jaunt vs Trek - What's the difference?

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Jaunt is a related term of trek.


As a noun jaunt

is (archaic) a wearisome journey.

As a verb jaunt

is to ramble here and there; to stroll; to make an excursion.

As a proper noun trek is

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As an adjective trek is

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jaunt

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (archaic) A wearisome journey.
  • * Our Savior, meek, and with untroubled mind After his aĆ«ry jaunt , though hurried sore. Hungry and cold, betook him to his rest. - Milton
  • A short excursion for pleasure or refreshment; a ramble; a short journey.
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • To ramble here and there; to stroll; to make an excursion.
  • To ride on a jaunting car.
  • (obsolete) To jolt; to jounce.
  • (Bale)

    Derived terms

    * jaunting car

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    trek

    English

    (wikipedia trek)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A slow or difficult journey.
  • We're planning on going on a trek up Kilimanjaro.
  • (South Africa) A journey by ox wagon.
  • (South Africa) The of 1835-1837.
  • Verb

    (trekk)
  • To make a slow or arduous journey.
  • To journey on foot, especially to hike through mountainous areas.
  • (South Africa) To travel by ox wagon.