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Definitions and Synonyms of navigate | Another word for navigate | What is navigate?

Definition 1: act as the navigator in a car, plane, or vessel and plan, direct, plot the path and position of the conveyance - [verb of motion]

Samples where navigate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for navigate in the sense of this definition

(navigate is a kind of ...) direct the course; determine the direction of travelling

(... is a kind of navigate ) guide in interplanetary travel

Definition 2: travel on water propelled by wind or by other means - [verb of motion]

Samples where navigate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The QE2 will sail to Southampton tomorrow

Synonyms for navigate in the sense of this definition

(navigate is a kind of ...) undertake a journey or trip

(... is a kind of navigate ) navigate in space

(... is a kind of navigate ) sail or travel about for pleasure, relaxation, or sightseeing

"We were cruising in the Caribbean"

Definition 3: direct carefully and safely - [verb of motion]

Samples where navigate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He navigated his way to the altar

(navigate is a kind of ...) direct the course; determine the direction of travelling

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