depart depart  /dɪ ˈpɑrt/


  1. (v) move away from a place into another direction
  2. (v) be at variance with; be out of line with
  3. (v) leave
  4. (v) go away or leave
  5. (v) remove oneself from an association with or participation in
  6. (v) wander from a direct or straight course

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  1. Third, a hiring freeze during the early 1990s left a gap, so there are not enough middle managers to replace the senior managers when they depart.
  2. In violation of an international treaty, local border police refused to allow the plane of Senators Richard Lugar and Barack Obama to depart without being inspected.
  3. But the night in which they were to depart turned out to be their last night there.


  1. USS Bainbridge deployment

    The USS Bainbridge is scheduled to depart Friday for a seven-month deployment from Naval Station Norfolk.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WAVY TV 10 Portsmouth

  2. 2013 U.S. Open: Play resumes after morning storms depart Merion

    Play has resumed at the U.S. Open, as the storms that slammed Merion Golf Club early Thursday have departed the area.
    on June 13, 2013     Source:

  3. Canadian Warships Depart for Coastal Operations and Training Exercises in the St. Lawrence Seaway and the Great Lakes

    Her Majesty's Canadian Ships Glace Bay and Kingston departed Halifax today to conduct a seven-week period of coastal operations and training exercises until the end of July. As part of their deployment, ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance


  1. The New York Times' Alessandra Stanley said: "So much ink has been devoted to describing how Mr Leno's new show would depart from his old one, that it was startling to see how little difference there was."
    on Sep 16, 2009 By: Alessandra Stanley Source: BBC News

  2. "Therefore, and after careful consideration, I have decided that it is time for new leadership at the NNSA," said Bodman "Ambassador Brooks will tender his resignation to the president and depart later this month."
    on Jan 4, 2007 By: Samuel Bodman Source: Guardian Unlimited

  3. "I challenge her to tell the truth," Julian Burnside QC said. "I challenge her to depart from what Tony Abbott has been doing - Tony Abbott has been lying to the public, creating an utterly false impression about the number of people who come...
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Julian Burnside Source:

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