US: /ˈkɹuz/
UK: /kɹˈuːz/

English Vietnamese dictionary

cruise /kru:z/
  • danh từ
    • cuộc đi chơi biển (bằng tàu thuỷ)
    • cuộc tuần tra trên biển
    • nội động từ
      • đi chơi biển (bằng tàu thuỷ)
      • tuần tra trên biển
      • cruising taxi
        • xe tắc xi đang đi chậm kiếm khách
      • to fly at cruising speed
        • bay với tốc độ tiết kiệm xăng nhất (máy bay)

    Advanced English dictionary

    noun, verb
    + noun
    a journey by sea, visiting different places, especially as a holiday/vacation: I'd love to go on a round-the-world cruise. + a luxury cruise ship
    + verb
    1 to travel in a ship or boat visiting different places, especially as a holiday/vacation: [V, usually +adv./prep.] They cruised down the Nile. + [VN] We spent two weeks cruising the Bahamas.
    2 [V] [usually +adv./prep.] (of a car, plane, etc.) to travel at a steady speed: a light aircraft cruising at 4 000 feet + a cruising speed of 50 miles an hour
    3 (of a car, etc. or its driver) to drive along slowly, especially when you are looking at or for sth: [V, +adv./prep.] She cruised around the block looking for a parking space. + [VN] Taxis cruised the streets, looking for fares.
    4 [V +adv./prep.] to win or achieve sth easily: The home team cruised to victory.
    5 [V, VN] (slang) to go around in public places looking for a sexual partner

    Thesaurus dictionary

    1 sail, coast, travel, journey, voyage; yacht:
    We cruise in the Caribbean during the winter.
    2 sail, voyage, journey, boat or yachting trip:
    I took a three-day cruise around the Isle of Wight.

    Collocation dictionary


    leisurely, luxury, pleasure
    a pleasure cruise around the bay
    | Caribbean, Mediterranean, world, etc.


    go on, take
    She used all her savings to go on a world cruise.


    liner, operator, ship


    on a/the~
    They met on a cruise.
    | ~ along
    a cruise along the coast
    | ~ around/round

    Concise English dictionary

    +an ocean trip taken for pleasure
    +drive around aimlessly but ostentatiously and at leisure
    +travel at a moderate speed
    +look for a sexual partner in a public place
    +sail or travel about for pleasure, relaxation, or sightseeing