Synonyms and Antonyms of leave-taking
the act of leaving a place
- The leave-taking of the guest of honor was scheduled for 11 o'clock.
decamping, decampment, departing, departure, exit, exiting, farewell, going, leave, lighting out, outgo, parting, quitting, walking out
flight, retirement, retreat, running away, withdrawal
diaspora, emigration, evacuation, exodus
abandonment, forsaking, relinquishment
the act or process of two or more persons going off in different directions
- The sweethearts' leave-taking was filled with tearful pauses and promises to meet again.
departure, exit, exiting, exodus, going, leaving, quitting, running away
decamping, decampment, flight, withdrawal
abandonment, desertion, forsaking