1. [ verb ] (nautical,transportation) travel by boat on a boat propelled by wind or by other means
Synonyms: sail voyage

"The QE2 will sail to Southampton tomorrow"

Related terms: travel astrogate cruise cruise voyage voyager navigation
2. [ verb ] (transportation) act as the navigator in a car, plane, or vessel and plan, direct, plot the path and position of the conveyance
Synonyms: pilot

"Is anyone volunteering to navigate during the trip?" "Who was navigating the ship during the accident?"

Related terms: steer astrogate navigation pilotage pilot navigator
3. [ verb ] (transportation) travel by boat, car, or plane
Related terms: travel steer astrogate
Similar spelling:   navigator