Definitions for departdɪˈpɑrt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

de•partdɪˈpɑrt(v.i.)

  1. to go away; leave.

  2. to diverge or deviate (usu. fol. by from):

    Our method departs from theirs.

  3. to pass away, as from life or existence; die.

  4. (v.t.)to go away from; leave.

Origin of depart:

1175–1225; ME: to part company, divide, split < OF departir=de-de - +partir to go away

Princeton's WordNet

  1. go, go away, depart(verb)

    move away from a place into another direction

    "Go away before I start to cry"; "The train departs at noon"

  2. deviate, vary, diverge, depart(verb)

    be at variance with; be out of line with

  3. depart, part, start, start out, set forth, set off, set out, take off(verb)

    leave

    "The family took off for Florida"

  4. depart, take leave, quit(verb)

    go away or leave

  5. leave, depart, pull up stakes(verb)

    remove oneself from an association with or participation in

    "She wants to leave"; "The teenager left home"; "She left her position with the Red Cross"; "He left the Senate after two terms"; "after 20 years with the same company, she pulled up stakes"

  6. sidetrack, depart, digress, straggle(verb)

    wander from a direct or straight course

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. depart(verb)ɪˈpɑrt

    ≠arrive

    a flight departing in ten minutes

Wiktionary

  1. depart(Verb)

    To leave; to set out on a journey.

  2. depart(Verb)

    To die.

  3. depart(Verb)

    To deviate (from).

    His latest statements seemed to depart from party policy somewhat.

  4. depart(Verb)

    To go away from; to leave.

  5. depart(Verb)

    To divide up; to distribute, share.

  6. depart(Verb)

    To separate, part.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Depart(verb)

    to part; to divide; to separate

  2. Depart(verb)

    to go forth or away; to quit, leave, or separate, as from a place or a person; to withdraw; -- opposed to arrive; -- often with from before the place, person, or thing left, and for or to before the destination

  3. Depart(verb)

    to forsake; to abandon; to desist or deviate (from); not to adhere to; -- with from; as, we can not depart from our rules; to depart from a title or defense in legal pleading

  4. Depart(verb)

    to pass away; to perish

  5. Depart(verb)

    to quit this world; to die

  6. Depart(verb)

    to part thoroughly; to dispart; to divide; to separate

  7. Depart(verb)

    to divide in order to share; to apportion

  8. Depart(verb)

    to leave; to depart from

  9. Depart(noun)

    division; separation, as of compound substances into their ingredients

  10. Depart(noun)

    a going away; departure; hence, death

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'depart' in Verbs Frequency: #891


Translations for depart

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

depart(verb)

to go away

The tour departed from the station at 9 a.m.

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