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departure

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of departure

  1. 1 the act of leaving a place his sudden departure left them wondering if they'd upset him Synonyms of departure decamping, decampment, departing, exit, exiting, farewell, going, leave, leave-taking, lighting out, outgo, parting, quitting, walking out Words Related to departure flight, retirement, retreat, running away, withdrawal; diaspora, emigration, evacuation, exodus; embarkation, embarkment; disembarkation, egress; abandonment, forsaking, relinquishment Near Antonyms of departure coming; approach, entrance, ingress Antonyms of departure advent, appearance, arrival

  2. 2 a turning away from a course or standard any departure from the modernist orthodoxy was scorned by the city's cultural elite Synonyms of departure deflection, divergence, detour, deviation, divagation, divergency, diversionWords Related to departure regression, retrogression, reversionNear Antonyms of departure adherence



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