What does depart mean?

Definitions for depart
dɪˈpɑrtde·part

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word depart.

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

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

    Etymology: [OE. departen to divide, part, depart, F. dpartir to divide, distribute, se dpartir to separate one's self, depart; pref. d- (L. de) + partir to part, depart, fr. L. partire, partiri, to divide, fr. pars part. See Part.]

  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

    Etymology: [OE. departen to divide, part, depart, F. dpartir to divide, distribute, se dpartir to separate one's self, depart; pref. d- (L. de) + partir to part, depart, fr. L. partire, partiri, to divide, fr. pars part. See Part.]

  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

    Etymology: [OE. departen to divide, part, depart, F. dpartir to divide, distribute, se dpartir to separate one's self, depart; pref. d- (L. de) + partir to part, depart, fr. L. partire, partiri, to divide, fr. pars part. See Part.]

  4. Depart(verb)

    to pass away; to perish

    Etymology: [OE. departen to divide, part, depart, F. dpartir to divide, distribute, se dpartir to separate one's self, depart; pref. d- (L. de) + partir to part, depart, fr. L. partire, partiri, to divide, fr. pars part. See Part.]

  5. Depart(verb)

    to quit this world; to die

    Etymology: [OE. departen to divide, part, depart, F. dpartir to divide, distribute, se dpartir to separate one's self, depart; pref. d- (L. de) + partir to part, depart, fr. L. partire, partiri, to divide, fr. pars part. See Part.]

  6. Depart(verb)

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

    Etymology: [OE. departen to divide, part, depart, F. dpartir to divide, distribute, se dpartir to separate one's self, depart; pref. d- (L. de) + partir to part, depart, fr. L. partire, partiri, to divide, fr. pars part. See Part.]

  7. Depart(verb)

    to divide in order to share; to apportion

    Etymology: [OE. departen to divide, part, depart, F. dpartir to divide, distribute, se dpartir to separate one's self, depart; pref. d- (L. de) + partir to part, depart, fr. L. partire, partiri, to divide, fr. pars part. See Part.]

  8. Depart(verb)

    to leave; to depart from

    Etymology: [OE. departen to divide, part, depart, F. dpartir to divide, distribute, se dpartir to separate one's self, depart; pref. d- (L. de) + partir to part, depart, fr. L. partire, partiri, to divide, fr. pars part. See Part.]

  9. Depart(noun)

    division; separation, as of compound substances into their ingredients

    Etymology: [OE. departen to divide, part, depart, F. dpartir to divide, distribute, se dpartir to separate one's self, depart; pref. d- (L. de) + partir to part, depart, fr. L. partire, partiri, to divide, fr. pars part. See Part.]

  10. Depart(noun)

    a going away; departure; hence, death

    Etymology: [OE. departen to divide, part, depart, F. dpartir to divide, distribute, se dpartir to separate one's self, depart; pref. d- (L. de) + partir to part, depart, fr. L. partire, partiri, to divide, fr. pars part. See Part.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Depart

    de-pärt′, v.i. to go away: to quit or leave: to die: (obs.) to separate from one another.—v.t. (obs.) to separate, divide.—ns. Depart′er; Depart′ing; Depart′ure, act of departing: a going away from a place: deviation: the distance in nautical miles made good by a ship due east or west: death.—A new departure, a change of purpose or method, a new course of procedure.—The departed, the deceased. [Fr. départir—L. de, from, and partīri, to part, to divide.]

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

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

Anagrams for depart »

  1. parted, petard, prated, tarped

  2. Parted

  3. Petard

  4. Prated

  5. Tarped

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of depart in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of depart in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of depart in a Sentence

  1. Joerg Hofmann:

    For that reason alone, there is no reason to depart from IG Metall's reliable wage policy.

  2. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    When one cannot depart from the present or the past, the future shall be beyond their reach; they meander a path inattentive and without destination.

  3. J. William Fulbright:

    It is not our affluence, or our plumbing, or our clogged freeways that grip the imagination of others. Rather, it is the values upon which our system is built. These values imply our adherence not only to liberty and individual freedom, but also to international peace, law and order, and constructive social purpose. When we depart from these values, we do so at our peril.

  4. Ilya Yashin:

    We will not depart from the country and leave it in the mercy of 'crooks and thieves'.

  5. Lucius Annaeus Seneca:

    It is extreme evil to depart from the company of the living before you die.

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Translations for depart

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  • адпраўля́цца, адпра́віццаBelarusian
  • отклонявам се, напускам, заминавам, тръгвам, отивам си, умирамBulgarian
  • departir, deixarCatalan, Valencian
  • odejít, odcestovat, odjet, odletět, vyrazitCzech
  • verlassen, abweichen, aufbrechenGerman
  • eliri, foririEsperanto
  • escapar, salir, partir, arrancar, morir, desviar, irseSpanish
  • ترکPersian
  • lähteä, kuolla, poiketaFinnish
  • partir, mourir, quitter, dévierFrench
  • fàg, falbhScottish Gaelic
  • עזב, מת, חרג, נפרד, סטהHebrew
  • departarIdo
  • deviare, morire, partire, andar via, allontanarsi, dipartireItalian
  • 立ち去る, 発車, 出発Japanese
  • 출발하다Korean
  • کۆچ کردن, به‌سه‌رچوون, کۆچی دوایی کردنKurdish
  • abambulo, proficisci, digredior, abeo, decedo, discedo, exeo, abscedo, moriorLatin
  • heengaan, verlaten, vertrekkenDutch
  • partir, sair, desvioPortuguese
  • plecaRomanian
  • сконча́ться, отклоня́ться, отклони́ться, отправля́ться, отпра́витьсяRussian
  • avlida, avlägsna, dö, från, avresa, gå, resa, avvika, lämna, köra sin väg, skilja, avgåSwedish
  • відпра́витися, відправля́тисяUkrainian
  • đi, ra đi, rời khỏiVietnamese

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