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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Act of going away; A variation that deviates from the standard or norm; Euphemistic expression for death.

Usage examples (39)
  • The hour of departure has arrived, and we go our ways.
  • My last assignment for Peace Corps prior to departure is to write a statement of goals and expectations.
  • I am just setting out on that journey, am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand.
  • I would only hope that his departure is a result of some criminal charge a la the NSA-objecting Qwest executive. for more
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