expedition

Part of speech: noun

A journey, as of many persons; also, the body of persons journeying.

Part of speech: noun

The quality of being expeditious; speed; dispatch.

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Usage examples "expedition":

  1. I am told, on that very long and trying expedition. - "Sketches of the East Africa Campaign", Robert Valentine Dolbey.
  2. O'Driscoll accompanied the shore expedition. - "Hurricane Hurry", W.H.G. Kingston.
  3. I had better give up the expedition. - "The Rajah of Dah", George Manville Fenn.