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Synonyms for destination
ˌdɛs təˈneɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. finish, destination, goal(noun)

    the place designated as the end (as of a race or journey)

    "a crowd assembled at the finish"; "he was nearly exhausted as their destination came into view"

    refinement, coating, last, polish, finale, culture, ending, end, cultivation, finish, close, finis, finishing, stopping point, address, goal, terminus, name and address, conclusion

  2. destination, terminus(noun)

    the ultimate goal for which something is done

    terminus, terminal, terminal figure, termination, goal, endpoint, end point, finish, address, term, depot, name and address

  3. address, destination, name and address(noun)

    written directions for finding some location; written on letters or packages that are to be delivered to that location

    savoir-faire, terminus, speech, goal, computer address, finish, address, name and address, reference

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. destination

    purpose, intention, design, consignment, object, end, fate, doom, arrival, application, use, scope, appointment, point, location, goal, aim

    operation, tendency, exercise, action, movement, design, initiation, project, effort

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. destination(n.)

    fate, lot, doom, fortune, star, destiny

  2. destination(n.)

    purpose, design, end, object, aim, scope, drift

  3. destination(n.)

    goal, harbor, haven, landing-place, resting-place

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "destination":

    target, destinations, fate, destiny, destino, destined, consignee, targetname, dest, receiving, addressee, recipient, purpose, destinies

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How to use destination in a sentence?

  1. Henry Miller:

    One's destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things.

  2. Valero Energy Corp:

    We take safety very seriously, so we're concerned anytime there's an incident, despite the number of rail incidents recently, it is very rare for cargo not to be delivered to its destination safely.

  3. Emeasoba George:

    Where you are coming from i.e. your starting point doesn't matter. Yes, what really matters is where you're heading to i.e. your final destination. Thus, never mind your starting point. Just be more concerned with what will be your end.

  4. Barack Obama:

    We just need to open our eyes, and ears, and hearts, to know that this nation's racial history still casts its long shadow upon us, we know the march is not yet over, the race is not yet won, and that reaching that blessed destination where we are judged by the content of our character requires admitting as much.

  5. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Before a journey, never comes a destination Before action, never exists a reaction Before the question, never happens the answer Before the attack, never occurs retaliation Before distinctions, never arises hatred Before the examination, never appears a result Before flowers, never fragrances, fragrance

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