Roget category 2922. Words relating to space
› 2.4. Motion
›› 2.4.4. Motion with reference to direction
[Terminal motion at.]
vin d'honneur [Fr.].
home, goal, goalpost — landing place, landing stage — bunder† — resting place — destination, harbor, haven, port, airport, spaceport — terminus, halting place, halting ground, landing strip, runway, terminal — journey's end — anchorage etc. (refuge) 666.
return, remigration† — meeting — rencounter†, encounter.
completion etc. 729.
come to —
come up with,
come up to —
light, alight, dismount — land, go ashore — debark, disembark — put in, put into — visit, cast anchor, pitch one's tent — sit down etc. (be located) 184 — get to one's journey's end — make the land — be in at the death — come back, get back, come home, get home — return — come in etc. (ingress) 294 — make one's appearance etc. (appear) 446 — drop in — detrain, deplane — outspan — de-orbit.
come to hand — come at, come across — hit — come upon, light upon, pop upon, bounce upon, plump upon, burst upon, pitch upon — meet — encounter, rencounter† — come in contact.
any port in a storm.
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