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tours, plural;
  1. Make a tour of (an area)
    • - he decided to tour France
    • - they had toured in a little minivan
  2. Take (a performer, production, etc.) on tour

  1. A journey for pleasure in which several different places are visited
    • - three couples from Kansas on an airline tour of Alaska
  2. A short trip to or through a place in order to view or inspect something
    • - a tour of the White House
  3. A journey made by performers or an athletic team, in which they perform or play in several different places
    • - she joined the Royal Shakespeare Company on tour
  4. (in golf, tennis, and other sports) The annual round of events in which top professionals compete

  5. A period of duty on military or diplomatic service
    • - he was haunted by his tour of duty in Vietnam

  1. a journey or route all the way around a particular place or area; "they took an extended tour of Europe"; "we took a quick circuit of the park"; "a ten-day coach circuit of the island"
  2. make a tour of a certain place; "We toured the Provence this summer"
  3. go: a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else); "it's my go"; "a spell of work"
  4. enlistment: a period of time spent in military service
  5. (tours) an industrial city in western France on the Loire River
  6. A concert is a live performance, usually of music, before an audience. The music may be performed by a single musician, sometimes then called a recital, or by a musical ensemble, such as an orchestra, a choir, or a musical band. Informal names for a concert include "show" and "gig". ...
  7. The Tour is live recording album by R&B singer Mary J. Blige, released July 28, 1998 (see 1998 in music). The album was recorded in many different venues during her Share My World Tour in 1997-1998 in the U.S..
  8. (Toured (A Live Album)) Toured (A Live Album) was a live album by Huntington Beach pop punk band Big Drill Car. ...
  9. (Touring (card game)) Touring is a specialty card game. Originally patented by the Wallie Dorr Company and produced in 1906, it was picked up by Parker Brothers in 1925.
  10. Tours is a city in central France, the capital of the Indre-et-Loire department.
  11. A journey through a particular building, estate, country, etc; A guided visit to a particular place, or virtual place; A journey through a given list of places, such as by an entertainer performing concerts; A trip taken to another nation by a test side in which several matches will be played; ...
  12. (touring) Working for a short time in different places; "itinerant laborers"; "a road show"; "traveling salesman"; "touring company"
  13. "Touring" is a slippery word, and means different things to different people. This can cause miscommunication, so the word should be used with caution. ...
  14. (Touring (tourism)) A Motorcycle touring (tourism) is designed for long journeys. They tend to be medium or large displacement, it usually comes with bags on both sides of the rear of the bike.
  15. (Touring) A long distance route that uses the most direct cycle friendly route between start point and end point. Touring routes should inform users of camping, bathroom, and bike repair opportunities.
  16. (Touring) A roister tour consists of an expedition to any spot, whether at home or abroad, which is away from the customary pitch in order to enjoy concentrated or, per­chance, MAJOR roistering. ...
  17. (Touring) Generally, paddling on flatwater, mild whitewater or easy broadwater, done as a day trip or a series of day trips. It often includes camping trips of a few days. See Tripping.
  18. (Touring) In cycling circles a “tour” is a multi-day ride, which is not a competition or a timed event. See also touring bicycle.
  19. (Touring) Traveling long distances, usually over more than one day.
  20. (Touring) models use Big-Twin engines and large-diameter telescopic forks. All Touring designations begin with the letters FL, e.g., FLHR (Road King) and FLTR (Road Glide)
  21. (touring) Rowing for pleasure.
  22. (TOURS) A form of punishment.  The Plebe is to carry a rifle and march in a square, usually for at least an hour at a time.  If a Plebe receives demerits, he/she may be sentenced to 15 hours of Tours.
  23. (TOURS) Tour rates include: Transportation as indicated in the program. For individual travelers, driver, guide are used whilst in the case of group of minimum 15 passengers, qualified English speaking guide are used. Admission fees, entrance fees, meal when indicated in the programs.
  24. (Tours) Spiceworld Tour · Christmas in Spiceworld · The Return of the Spice Girls The Spiceworld Tour was a global concert tour performed by the British Europop group The Spice Girls. ... Christmas In Spiceworld was a short UK tour by the 4 piece Spice Girls in late 1999. ... ...
  25. (Tours) The ensemble has given concerts in the US, Korea, and Canada, in particular at the Festival d'été international de Québec, the Festival international de Lanaudière and the Jeunesses musicales of Canada Orford Art Centre. It has been heard regularly on CBC radio.