DESTINATIONS

/ˌdestəˈnāSH(ə)n/
noun
noun: destination; plural noun: destinations
  1. 1.
    the place to which someone or something is going or being sent.
    “a popular destination for golfers”
    synonyms: journey’s end, end of the line; More

    terminus, stop, stopping place, port of call;
    “our original destination was Richmond”
adjective
modifier noun: destination
  1. being a place that people will make a special trip to visit.
    “a destination restaurant”
Origin
late Middle English: from Latin destinatio(n-), from destinare ‘make firm, establish.’ The original sense was ‘the action of intending someone or something for a particular purpose,’ later ‘being destined for a particular place,’ hence (from the early 19th century) the place itself.

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