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Destination

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun destination:

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Definition of the noun destination

What does destination mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: destinations

  1. the place designated as the end (as of a race or journey)
    • example: he was nearly exhausted as their destination came into view
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • synonyms of destination: finish / goal
    • more generic words: end / terminal = either extremity of something that has length
    • more specific terms: finishing line / finish line = a line indicating the location of the finish of a race
  2. the ultimate goal for which something is done
    • lexical domain: Cognitive Processes - nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents
    • synonym of destination: terminus
    • more generic words: end / goal = the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it
  3. written directions for finding some location; written on letters or packages that are to be delivered to that location

Specialised definition of the noun destination

Glossary of electronics

the equipment connected to the output of a routing switcher, crosspoint switch or switching array

  • note: Used when defining the size of a switching array, the user must specify how many sources and destination there are in the system.
  • antonym: source

Game

Destination is a board game first published in 2004 by R.T.L Ltd. Players compete as taxi drivers to acquire play money by moving from destination to destination using dice.

  • genres: Economic simulation, Roll and move

Films

  1. "Destination" a.k.a. "Manzil" is a 1979 drama film directed by Basu Chatterjee.
  2. "Destination" is a 1936 bollywood romance drama film written by Saratchandra Chatterjee and A.H. Shore and directed by P.C. Barua.
  3. "Destination" a.k.a. "Manzil (1960 film)": Manzil is a 1960 Bollywood film directed by Mandi Burman. It stars the popular duo Dev Anand and Nutan in the leading roles. Krishan Dhawan, Achala Sachdev and K.N. Singh star in supporting roles. It was declared "average", taking the seventeenth spot at highest grossing, earning 760,000 rupees at the box office.
  4. "Destination" is a 2004 short drama film written and directed by Fabrice Camoin.

Music

  1. "Destination" is the second studio album from Irish singer-songwriter Ronan Keating. It was released by Polydor Records on 20 May 2002. The album debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart and was certified two-times platinum by the British Phonographic Industry. In Ireland, the album debuted at number three. Additionally, the album charted within the top ten of nine other European countries. In 2002, Destination was certified platinum by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry for shipments of one million copies inside Europe. The album includes the singles "If Tomorrow Never Comes", "I Love It When We Do", "We've Got Tonight", and "The Long Goodbye", all of which peaked inside the top ten of the UK Singles Chart.
  2. "Destination" is South Korean boy band SS501's eight Korean mini-album released on May 24, 2010 by DSP Media. This was also their last mini-album before their contract's expiration.
  3. "Destination" is the fifteenth album by the German progressive rock band Eloy, released in 1992. It was the second album to be recorded with the new line-up of Frank Bornemann and Michael Gerlach. It also marked the return of Klaus-Peter Matziol, who last played with Eloy on the 1984 Metromania album.
  4. "DESTINATION" is a musical album of Akina Nakamori.
    • released on (8 years ago)
  5. "Destination" is the first album of J-pop duo FictionJunction Yuuka. It was released on November 23, 2005.
    • genre: J-pop
    • released on (9 years ago)
  6. "DESTINATION" is a cataloged instance, composition.
  7. "Destination" is a musical single of François Feldman.
    • released in (20 years ago)
  8. "Destination" is a composition.
  9. "Destination" is a musical single of The Church.
    • released in (27 years ago)
  10. "Destination" is a musical album of Girl Next Door.
    • released on
  11. "Destination" is a musical album of Everglow.
    • released in

Groups

  1. Destination was a disco studio group from New York who had two chart entries: In 1979, "Move On Up" / "Up Up Up" / "Destination's Theme," which spent four weeks at number one on the Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart, and #68 on the Hot Soul Singles chart. Their second release : "My Number One Request"/"From Mortishia To Gomez Addams" spent three weeks at number one on the Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart in 1980. A trio, Destination consisted of Danny Lugo, Kathleen Bradley and Love Chyle Theus.
  2. Destination is a musical group.

There are other groups with in their name, like Destination X, To Destination, Destination Failure, Time to Destination, Destination Anywhere, Destination: Failure!, Destination: Oblivion and Destination's Calling.

Miscellanea

Destination is a cataloged instance, musical recording, canonical version.

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Google previewWine and Tourism (2015)

A Strategic Segment for Sustainable Economic Development by Marta Peris-Ortiz, María de la Cruz Del Río Rama, Carlos Rueda-Armengot

Firstly, a tourist destination is a place represented and launched by tourists. As such, the destination is “an area that lends itself to a tourism interpretation” ( Hazebroucq 2009).

and as a lived-in space, which is to say, perceived and used by the tourist, the destination is the link between the world and the ...

Google previewProfessional Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Integration Services (2011)

by Brian Knight, Erik Veerman, Grant Dickinson, Douglas Hinson, Darren Herbold

The Raw File Destination is an especially speedy Data Destination that does not use a Connection Manager to configure. Instead...

Google previewData Center Fundamentals (2003)

by Mauricio Arregoces, Maurizio Portolani

The bandwidth to a destination is the minimum bandwidth of the path. * Delay— The output of the show interface command reports the delay in units of microseconds. You can alter this value on a per-interface basis with the command delay ...

Google previewInternet Security You Can Afford (2014)

by Christopher Dawson

Available Rule Type Operators Allowed Values Notes Destination is Any valid IP address May be internal or external IP addre Address is not must use IP matcherformat (see Tabl Destination is Any valid port Must use port matcher format Port ...

Google previewThe Marketing of Tourism Products (1996)

Concepts, Issues and Cases by A. V. Seaton, M. M. Bennett

The destination is the catalyst link that precipitates all the other industries in the tourism sector- transport, accommodation and...

HOW DESTINATIONS VARY A destination is a complex and peculiar animal: • It is one product but also many.

Google previewAdobe FrameMaker 7.0 Classroom in a Book (2011)

by Adobe Creative Team

Be sure the destination is the L18XML folder within the Lesson18, and click Save. 4. In the PDF Setup dialog box, choose Bookmarks from the popup menu, or click the Bookmarks tab (Windows). 5. Select Generate PDF Bookmarks. 6.

Google previewCurriculum and Culture (RLE: Education) (2012)

Schooling in a Pluralist Society by Leslie Claydon, Tony Knight, Marta Rado

Economic destination is the key element in understanding the relationship of youth with the rituals of popular schooling. Changes in the technology of work and the resultant demand for higher levels of credentialling have placed schools as a ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Hospitality Management (2010)

by Abraham Pizam

Destination management systems (DMSs) are systems assisting Destination management organizations (DMOs) to collect, coordinate, and disseminate computerized information about a particular region. They offer support to the reservation ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Hospitality Management 2nd edition (2012)

by Abraham Pizam

Destination management systems (DMSs) are systems assisting Destination management organizations (DMOs) to collect, coordinate, and disseminate computerized information about a particular region. They offer support to the reservation ...

Google previewInternational Dictionary of Hospitality Management (2010)

by Abraham Pizam, Judy Holcomb

Destination management systems Systems assisting destination marketing organizations (DMOs) to collect, coordinate and disseminate computerized information about a particular region. They offer support the reservation function for local ...

Google previewCommunications Standard Dictionary (2012)

by Martin Weik

destination user design review: A review conducted by any means, such as a meeting or through distributed documentation, in which the design of a ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Travel and Tourism Terminology (2005)

by Allan Beaver

destination Official IATA definition is the ultimate stopping ...

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Quotes about Destination

Lakes, rivers, streams... all are water and all travel to the same destination. So it is with religion. (Muhammad Ali)
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Scrabble value of D2E1S1T1I1N1A1T1I1O1N1

The value of this 11-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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