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Definitions and Synonyms of embark | Another word for embark | What is embark?

Definition 1: set out on (an enterprise or subject of study) - [verb of change]

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

  • she embarked upon a new career

Synonyms for embark in the sense of this definition

(embark is a kind of ...) take the first step or steps in carrying out an action

"We began working at dawn" "Who will start?" "Get working as soon as the sun rises!" "The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia" "He began early in the day" "Let's get down to work now"

(... is a kind of embark ) pursue or resume

"take up a matter for consideration"

Definition 2: go on board - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for embark in the sense of this definition

(embark is a kind of ...) get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc.)

(... is a kind of embark ) board a plane

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

  • We ventured into the world of high-tech and bought a supercomputer

Synonyms for embark in the sense of this definition

(embark is a kind of ...) follow a procedure or take a course

"We should go farther in this matter" "She went through a lot of trouble" "go about the world in a certain manner" "Messages must go through diplomatic channels"

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