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pilgrimage noun

ADJ. annual | spiritual

VERB + PILGRIMAGE go on, make

PILGRIMAGE + NOUN route

PREP. during a/the ~ There was a ban on political protests during the pilgrimage. | on a/the ~ He was on his annual pilgrimage to Mecca when he fell ill. | ~ to His parents made a pilgrimage to Lourdes.

PHRASES a centre/place of pilgrimage, an object of pilgrimage The shrine was an object of pilgrimage.