Examples of depart in a Sentence
The group is scheduled to depart tomorrow at 8:00 a.m.
Our flight departs at 6:15 a.m.
The train departed the station on time.
He is departing after 20 years with the company.
Recent Examples of depart from the Web
And though receivers Gabe Marks and River Cracraft have departed, All-American lineman Cody O’Connell will wear crimson and gray once more.
By not clearly signaling an heir apparent at the middle part of his term, Xi would be departing from party traditions in place since 1992.
This year's cruise will depart at 7 p.m. Sept. 21 from Shoreline's dock at Polk Brothers Park at the southwest corner of Navy Pier.
Les Waters, who has served as artistic director for six seasons, will depart next summer to pursue personal projects, according to a press release sent Wednesday.
On June 6, Price took a Learjet 55 — a $17,760 round-trip flight, according to a federal contract — that departed from Washington Dulles International Airport at 9:12 a.m. ET and touched down in Nashville at 9:44 a.m. CT.
Because this was France, many of the dead had been left behind by families who had departed with ferocious determination on summer holidays.
Fischer will likely depart before those nominations go through, which will leave the board with only three of its seven seats filled, the lowest number in Fed history.
The legendary old Chalet Suisse restaurant in New York — the North American shrine of fondue, whence came chocolate and possibly beef fondues — is long departed.
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Origin and Etymology of depart
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymsbail, bail out, begone, book [slang], bugger off [British slang], bug off, bug out, buzz (off), clear off [chiefly British], clear out, cut out, go, dig out, exit, get, get off, go off, move, pack (up or off), part, peel off, pike (out or off), pull out, push off, push on, quit, run along, sally (forth), scarper [British], shove (off), step (along), take off, vamoose, walk out
Antonymsarrive, come, show up, turn up
Related Wordsset out, start, strike out; abscond, decamp, escape, evacuate, flee, fly, get out, mizzle [chiefly British], run away, scat, scram, skip; go out, light out, step out; abandon, desert, forsake, vacate; emigrate; adjourn, remove, retire, retreat, withdraw
Near Antonymsabide, dwell, lodge, remain, settle, stay, tarry; approach, close, near; hit, land, reach
Synonym Discussion of depart
- swerved to avoid hitting the dog
- at that point the path veers to the right
- never deviated from her daily routine
- occasionally departs from his own guidelines
- a professor prone to digress
- after school their paths diverged
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legal Definition of depart
- rather than sentencing petitioners to a term within the Guideline range, however, the District Court departed downward eight levels
- —Koon v. United States, 518 U.S. 81 (1996)
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