itinerary [ahy-tin-uh-rer-ee, ih-tin-] ExamplesWord Originnoun, plural i·tin·er·ar·ies.
- a detailed plan for a journey, especially a list of places to visit; plan of travel.
- a line of travel; route.
- an account of a journey; record of travel.
- a book describing a route or routes of travel with information helpful to travelers; guidebook for travelers.
- of or relating to travel or travel routes.
- Obsolete. itinerant.
Origin of itinerary 1425–75; late Middle English Late Latin itinerārium, noun use of neuter of itinerārius of a journey, equivalent to itiner- (stem of iter) journey (see iter) + -ārius -ary Related Words for itinerary path, tour, journey, route, guidebook, run, circuit, schedule, beat, course, program, way, line, guide, outline Examples from the Web for itinerary Contemporary Examples of itinerary
Of course, anything resembling a real Joycean itinerary is long gone.
January 13, 2014
Over 600 police personnel have been deployed around places which form part of the royal couple’s itinerary, officials said.
November 6, 2013
Just a short walk from the metro, this hidden gem is well worth an addition to the itinerary.
June 8, 2013
Understandably, their itinerary differs radically from that of Birthright Israel.
Anna Lekas Miller
April 3, 2013
Harry’s itinerary includes touring sites hit by last year’s Superstorm Sandy.
March 26, 2013
Historical Examples of itinerary
I’ll ask Hepton to give me an itinerary of the trip and I will wire when and where I will join you.
Joseph C. Lincoln
The Salzburg Itinerary describes the church as “very large and beautiful.”
Space will only permit of its itinerary and a few of my impressions and experiences.
By limiting myself somewhat as to itinerary I can do the thing.
James Norman Hall
“Sure, I wonder what’s the next step in our itinerary,” Connie said.
Percy Keese Fitzhugh
British Dictionary definitions for itinerary itinerary noun plural -aries
- a plan or line of travel; route
- a record of a journey
- a guidebook for travellers
- of or relating to travel or routes of travel
- a less common word for itinerant
Word Origin and History for itinerary n.
mid-15c., “route of travel,” from Late Latin itinerarium “account of a journey,” noun use of neuter of itinerarius “of a journey,” from Latin itineris “journey” (see itinerant). By late 15c. it meant “record of a journey;” extended sense “sketch of a proposed route” is from 1856.