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excursion
used in Babbitt

2 uses
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Definition
a short journey taken for pleasure

or:

a digression from the main path of a journey
  • The office was his pirate ship but the car his perilous excursion ashore.
    Chapter 3 (1% in)
  • Babbitt's excursion was never known to his family, nor to any one in Zenith save Rogers and Wing.
    Chapter 13 (99% in)

There are no more uses of "excursion" in Babbitt.

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