Travel vs. Commute

Travel vs. Commute — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Travel and Commute

Travelverb

(intransitive) To be on a journey, often for pleasure or business and with luggage; to go from one place to another.

I like to travel.

Commuteverb

To exchange substantially; to abate but not abolish completely, a penalty, obligation, or payment in return for a great, single thing or an aggregate; to cash in; to lessen

to commute tithes into rentcharges for a sum; to commute market rents for a premium, to commute daily fares for a season ticket

Travelverb

(intransitive) To pass from here to there; to move or transmit; to go from one place to another.

Soundwaves can travel through water.

Commuteverb

To pay, or arrange to pay, in advance, in a lump sum instead of part by part.

to commute the daily toll for a year's pass

Travelverb

To move illegally by walking or running without dribbling the ball.

Commuteverb

To reduce the sentence previously given for a criminal offense.

His prison sentence was commuted to probation.
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Travelverb

(transitive) To travel throughout (a place).

I’ve travelled the world.

Commuteverb

To pay out the lumpsum present value of an annuity, instead of paying in instalments; to cash in; to encash

Travelverb

(transitive) To force to journey.

Commuteverb

To obtain or bargain for exemption or substitution;

Travelverb

(obsolete) To labour; to travail.

Commuteverb

Of an operation, to be commutative, i.e. to have the property that changing the order of the operands does not change the result.

A pair of matrices share the same set of eigenvectors if and only if they commute.
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Travelnoun

The act of traveling.

space traveltravel to Spain

Commuteverb

(intransitive) To regularly travel from one's home to one's workplace or school, or vice versa.

I commute from Brooklyn to Manhattan by bicycle.

Travelnoun

A series of journeys.

Commuteverb

(intransitive) To journey, to make a journey

Travelnoun

An account of one's travels.

I’m off on my travels around France again.

Commutenoun

A regular journey to or from a place of employment, such as work or school.

Travelnoun

The activity or traffic along a route or through a given point.

Commutenoun

The route, time or distance of that journey.

Travelnoun

The working motion of a piece of machinery; the length of a mechanical stroke.

There was a lot of travel in the handle, because the tool was out of adjustment.My drill press has a travel of only 1.5 inches.

Commuteverb

transpose and remain equal in value;

These operators commute with each other

Travelnoun

(obsolete) Labour; parturition; travail.

Commuteverb

travel back and forth regularly, as between one's place of work and home

Travelnoun

the act of going from one place to another;

he enjoyed selling but he hated the travel

Commuteverb

change the order or arrangement of;

Dyslexics often transpose letters in a word

Travelnoun

a movement through space that changes the location of something

Commuteverb

exchange a penalty for a less severe one

Travelnoun

self-propelled movement

Commuteverb

exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category;

Could you convert my dollars into pounds?He changed his nameconvert centimeters into inchesconvert holdings into shares

Travelverb

change location; move, travel, or proceed;

How fast does your new car go?We travelled from Rome to Naples by busThe policemen went from door to door looking for the suspectThe soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell

Travelverb

undertake a journey or trip

Travelverb

make a trip for pleasure

Travelverb

travel upon or across;

travel the oceans

Travelverb

undergo transportation as in a vehicle;

We travelled North on Rte. 508

Travelverb

travel from place to place, as for the purpose of finding work, preaching, or acting as a judge