Definitions of depart

  1. be at variance with; be out of line with
  2. move away from a place into another direction; " Go away before I start to cry"; " The train departs at noon"
  3. go away or leave
  4. leave; " The family took off for Florida"
  5. wander from a direct or straight course
  6. remove oneself from an association with or participation in; " 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"
  7. To part; to divide; to separate.
  8. To pass away; to perish.
  9. To quit this world; to die.
  10. To part thoroughly; to dispart; to divide; to separate.
  11. To divide in order to share; to apportion.
  12. To leave; to depart from.
  13. Division; separation, as of compound substances into their ingredients.
  14. A going away; departure; hence, death.
  15. To go forth or away; to quit, leave, or separate, as from a place or a person; to withdraw; - opposed to arrive; - often with from before the place, person, or thing left, and for or to before the destination.
  16. To forsake; to abandon; to desist or deviate ( from); not to adhere to; - with from; as, we can not depart from our rules; to depart from a title or defense in legal pleading.
  17. To go or move away; leave; die; desist; deviate.
  18. To part from: to go away: to quit or leave: to die.
  19. To go away; die.
  20. To go away; withdraw; deviate; die.
  21. To go away; to die; to leave; to desist; to forsake; to deviate from.
  22. To quit; to go from; to leave; to forsake; to die or decease.

Usage examples for depart

  1. It was quite half an hour before they rose and prepared to depart – Mysterious Mr. Sabin by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  2. The souls depart but they will return. – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill
  3. Let the dear old man depart in peace. – Five Little Starrs in the Canadian Forest by Lillian Elizabeth Roy Elizabeth Colborne
  4. Well flattered by all the trio, and still more perhaps by his own vanity, our young hero was at last suffered to depart – Tales & Novels, Vol. IX [Contents: Harrington; Thoughts on Bores; Ormond] by Maria Edgeworth
  5. This had the effect of making him depart – My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin
  6. To depart and to be with Christ he says " is far better." – God's Plan with Men by T. T. (Thomas Theodore) Martin
  7. And he bade him depart to his own house. – Supplemental Nights, Volume 1 by Richard F. Burton
  8. The difficulty lay in trying to hold her, never in wishing for her to depart – Marjorie Dean College Freshman by Pauline Lester
  9. My one concern and desire is to depart hence with Christ's favour. – Erasmus and the Age of Reformation by Johan Huizinga
  10. If you get up now, all your glory will depart – Good Stories For Great Holidays Arranged for Story-Telling and Reading Aloud and for the Children's Own Reading by Frances Jenkins Olcott
  11. " I wish it were the hour to depart hence. – The White Gauntlet by Mayne Reid
  12. My only consolation now was that to- day had seen the end of the manoeuvres, and the soldiers would depart by a daylight train in the morning. – A Village of Vagabonds by F. Berkeley Smith
  13. Phillis's patience was almost tired out, when she was at last allowed to depart with a large brown- paper parcel under her arm. – Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey
  14. These are my rooms, and I demand that you depart and never appear here again. – Without a Home by E. P. Roe
  15. I am merely going to request that you remain within doors until we depart – Love Under Fire by Randall Parrish
  16. After his death, His Majesty, presented the said bishopric to Fray Bartholomew de Las Casas, whom we have commanded to depart without waiting for his bulls, and to fulfil the good we hope he will accomplish among the natives of the said bishopric. – Bartholomew de Las Casas; his life, apostolate, and writings by Francis Augustus MacNutt
  17. Depart in all haste. – The Story of Magellan and The Discovery of the Philippines by Hezekiah Butterworth
  18. The brothers, and other relatives, might do as they would while they did not disgrace the name, and then it was final: they must depart to behold his countenance no more. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  19. If thy heart is not firm, now, while there is time, depart – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various