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ˌdɪs ɛmˈbɑrkdis·em·bark

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disembark, debark, set down(verb)

    go ashore

    "The passengers disembarked at Southampton"


  1. disembark(Verb)

    To remove from on board a vessel; to put on shore; to land; to debark.

    The general disembarked the troops.

  2. disembark(Verb)

    To go ashore out of a ship or boat; to leave a train or airplane; to debark.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disembark(verb)

    to remove from on board a vessel; to put on shore; to land; to debark; as, the general disembarked the troops

  2. Disembark(verb)

    to go ashore out of a ship or boat; to leave a ship; to debark

  3. Origin: [Pref. dis- + embark: cf. F. dsembarquer.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Disembark

    dis-em-bärk′, v.t. to land persons, troops, &c.: to take out of a ship.—v.i. to quit a ship: to land.—ns. Disembarkā′tion, Disembark′ment. [O. Fr. desembarquer, des-—L. dis, neg., embarquer. See Embark.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disembark in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disembark in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of disembark in a Sentence

  1. Cometan:

    Life is a fast-moving train; we’re just passengers aboard changing carriages and waiting for our unique time to disembark.

  2. Karen Mason:

    All of a sudden, they said 'Disembark, disembark, disembark. We have to evacuate the boat.' but we saw helicopters and we knew something was going on.

  3. Douglas Adams, "So Long and Thanks For All The Fish":

    This is an important announcement. This is flight 121 to Los Angeles. If your travel plans today do not include Los Angeles, now would be a perfect time to disembark.

  4. Sea Watch spokesman Ruben Neugebauer:

    We have the capacity to take them on board, but we will only do so if there is a written statement by Italian authorities that we will be able to disembark them within 36 hours, we cannot go to Spain.

  5. Matteo Salvini:

    I want to save lives but I’m paid by Italians to defend thesafety of Italian citizens. I don’t accept there are organizations ofpseudo-volunteers that endanger the lives of those who flee Africa and thenthink to disembark them all in Italy.

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