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embarking (on or upon)

verb
present participle of embark (on or upon)

Synonyms & Antonyms of embarking (on or upon)

to take the first step in (a process or course of action)
  • he's eager to finish college and to embark upon a career in teaching

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“Embarking (on or upon).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/embarking%20%28on%20or%20upon%29. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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