Meaning of DEPARTURE in English

DEPARTURE

noun

1.

the act of going, coming out, or leaving a place

the hasty departure of the refugees

Synonyms: egress, egression, exit, exiting, exodus, offgoing, setting-out, withdrawal

Related Word: going, leaving, quitting, retreat; decampment, flight; farewell, leave-taking

Contrasted words: coming, entering, ingress

Antonyms: arrival

2.

Synonyms: deviation 1, aberration, deflection, divergence, diversion, turning

Related Word: rambling, straying, wandering

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