Usage examples for departs

  1. Then my lord Yvain departs, and the lion as usual after him. – Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot" by Chretien DeTroyes
  2. One departs from common sense when one attributes to insignificant things a fundamental value. – Common Sense Subtitle: How To Exercise It by Yoritomo-Tashi
  3. Thou wilt see him again, alone and unsuspected, ere he departs. – Unknown to History A Story of the Captivity of Mary of Scotland by Charlotte M. Yonge
  4. Moore's third stanza departs very radically and abruptly from true hymn style. – The Story of Our Hymns by Ernest Edwin Ryden
  5. Banana is the port of entry to a country as large as Western Europe, and while the imports and exports of Europe trickle through all these cities, the commerce of the Congo enters and departs entirely at Banana. – The Congo and Coasts of Africa by Richard Harding Davis
  6. He's riding in a dusty Sussex lane In quiet September; slowly night departs; And he's a living soul, absolved from pain. – Counter-Attack and Other Poems by Siegfried Sassoon
  7. It is certain that he departs with the most positive instructions to distress the Americans as much as possible, and to create them enemies on all sides. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  8. If we do, the glory of the state from that moment departs, never to return. – Essays on the Constitution of the United States by Paul Leicester Ford
  9. Where good fortune enters, envy lays siege to her and attacks her, and when she departs sorrow and regret remain behind. – Thoughts on Art and Life by Leonardo da Vinci
  10. Then they continue their way joyfully; and my lord Yvain departs in the other direction. – Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot" by Chretien DeTroyes
  11. Generally, he has a good supper, and if he departs from his usual course of life he is bound to sleep badly. – The Slaves of the Padishah by Mór Jókai
  12. Your wife departs highly satisfied with herself, but a good deal displeased with you. – Petty Troubles of Married Life, Part First by Honore de Balzac
  13. The best meat, drink, and lodging are his, while he stays, and he seldom departs without some little contribution in money for the support of the crucified and suffering church. – Domestic Manners of the Americans by Fanny Trollope
  14. These are the only passages in which the Bible departs from its serious tone. – Jewish Literature and Other Essays by Gustav Karpeles
  15. So, accordingly, most of the multitude departs leaving only about a dozen or more actor ladies and gentlemen setting round on odds and ends and seemingly very grateful for the peaceful lull. – J. Poindexter, Colored by Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
  16. Embassy departs from Pekin, and is lodged in a Temple. – Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton by John Barrow
  17. In the Heptameron, therefore, Margaret departs from historical accuracy when she represents the Queen as residing at Naples with her husband. – The Tales Of The Heptameron, Vol. I. (of V.) by Margaret, Queen Of Navarre
  18. From this you turn away indignant; and, for the second time, she departs. – The American Union Speaker by John D. Philbrick