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Definition 1: go away or leave - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for depart in the sense of this definition

(depart is a kind of ...) go away from a place

"At what time does your train leave?" "She didn't leave until midnight" "The ship leaves at midnight"

(... is a kind of depart ) leave, usually as an expression of disapproval

(... is a kind of depart ) depart after obtaining formal permission

"He has congeed with the King"

(... is a kind of depart ) depart hastily

(... is a kind of depart ) depart suddenly

"He plumped out of the house"

(... is a kind of depart ) leave a camp

"The hikers decamped before dawn"

Definition 2: leave - [verb of motion]

Samples where depart or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The family took off for Florida

Synonyms for depart in the sense of this definition

(depart is a kind of ...) go away from a place

"At what time does your train leave?" "She didn't leave until midnight" "The ship leaves at midnight"

(... is a kind of depart ) depart from the ground

"The plane took off two hours late"

(... is a kind of depart ) leave

"The car roared off into the fog"

(... is a kind of depart ) move rapidly and as if blazing

"The spaceship blazed out into space"

(... is a kind of depart ) set out in a sudden, energetic or violent manner

Definition 3: wander from a direct or straight course - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for depart in the sense of this definition

(depart is a kind of ...) turn aside; turn away from

Definition 4: move away from a place into another direction - [verb of motion]

Samples where depart or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Go away before I start to cry
  • The train departs at noon

Synonyms for depart in the sense of this definition

(depart is a kind of ...) move out of or depart from

"leave the room" "the fugitive has left the country"

(... is a kind of depart ) leave; informal or rude

"shove off!" "The children shoved along" "Blow now!" "let's blow this place"

Samples where depart or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She wants to leave
  • The teenager left home
  • She left her position with the Red Cross
  • He left the Senate after two terms
  • after 20 years with the same company, she pulled up stakes

Synonyms for depart in the sense of this definition

(depart is a kind of ...) undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature

"She changed completely as she grew older" "The weather changed last night"

(... is a kind of depart ) give up or retire from a position

"The Secretary of the Navy will leave office next month" "The chairman resigned over the financial scandal"

(... is a kind of depart ) leave school or an educational program prematurely

"Many students drop out because they are not prepared for our challenging program"

(depart has a similar meaning as ...) go away from a place

"At what time does your train leave?" "She didn't leave until midnight" "The ship leaves at midnight"

Definition 6: be at variance with; be out of line with - [verb of stative]

Synonyms for depart in the sense of this definition

(depart is a kind of ...) be different

"These two tests differ in only one respect"

(... is a kind of depart ) diverge or deviate from the straight path; produce aberration

"The surfaces of the concave lens may be proportioned so as to aberrate exactly equal to the convex lens"

(... is a kind of depart ) diverge from the expected

"The President aberrated from being a perfect gentleman"

(... is a kind of depart ) be in contradiction with

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