Definitions for embark on

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word embark on

Princeton's WordNet

  1. start, start up, embark on, commence(verb)

    get off the ground

    "Who started this company?"; "We embarked on an exciting enterprise"; "I start my day with a good breakfast"; "We began the new semester"; "The afternoon session begins at 4 PM"; "The blood shed started when the partisans launched a surprise attack"

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Judge Shelley Chapman:

    We're about to embark on a ... hearing on a plan that neither side really wants.

  2. The Omani Shed:

    Life is a journey we embark on, some find it easy and some find it rocky only faith can define your accomplishment.

  3. Archbishop Jerome Listecki:

    Today, we turn the page on a terrible part of our history and we embark on a new road lined with hope, forgiveness and love.

  4. Giuliana Rancic:

    This is such a thrilling time for me and I thank the gang at E! for understanding my desire to embark on this next chapter in my life.

  5. Hatem Uraibi:

    Bangladeshi workers will be banned from entry into Libya, they come for work for Libyan firms but then embark on illegal migration (to Europe).


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