disembark disembark  /dɪs ɛm ˈbɑrk/

Definition(s):

  • (v) go ashore

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Usage(s):

  1. You disembark and a cheap plywood door opens.
  2. The President and his daughter Malia offer salutes as they disembark Air Force One at Cape Cod Coast Guard Air Station in Bourne, Mass.
  3. Armed Chinese paramilitary police in riot gear disembark a truck outside a mosque in Urumqi in China's Xinjiang region on July 13, 2009.

News

  1. EgyptAir plane diverted after 'fire' threat

    By Tom Perry CAIRO (Reuters) - An EgyptAir jet heading to New York from Cairo was diverted and landed in Scotland on Saturday after a passenger found a note in a toilet containing a threat to set the plane on fire, the Egyptian airline told Reuters. The pilot informed air traffic control and landed at Glasgow Prestwick Airport where the 310 passengers would disembark, Tawfik Assy, chairman of ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Three Years After New York Premiere, Susan Stroman, John Kander and The Scottsboro Boys Bring Their Act to L.A.

    While it pulled in for little more than a two-month whistle stop on Broadway, the train that is The Scottsboro Boys has become a veritable express on the regional circuit, and the key members of the original creative team are not yet ready to disembark.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Playbill

  3. UN: World population to reach 8.1 billion in 2025

    FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011 photo, commuters disembark from trains at a train station in Mumbai.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: St. Joseph News-Press

Quotes

  1. Almog told Israeli army radio: "We were about to get off the plane, then one of the stewards came up to me and said the pilot asked that I disembark last. After some time, the chief steward said that the Israeli military attache was on his way and...
    on Sep 12, 2005 By: Doron Almog Source: European Jewish Press

  2. "Every passenger who is seeking to disembark will be screened on board. If anybody is displaying symptoms ...... they will be asked, as you would be at an international airport, to be home quarantined," Ms Bligh said. "If you are not from...
    on May 28, 2009 By: Anna Bligh Source: Brisbane Times

  3. "We must do all that we can do to make sure that passengers can safely board and disembark from the trains," said Marcellino. "The LIRR has been making announcements at the stops to remind riders to watch the gap. These steps were taken while...
    on Feb 16, 2007 By: Carl Marcellino Source: Floral Park Dispatch

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