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Definition of Depart

Depart

  1. To part; to divide; to separate.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. To pass away; to perish.
  5. To quit this world; to die.
  6. To part thoroughly; to dispart; to divide; to separate.
  7. To divide in order to share; to apportion.
  8. To leave; to depart from.
  9. Division; separation, as of compound substances into their ingredients.
  10. A going away; departure; hence, death.

Depart Quotations

If all misfortunes were laid in one common heap whence everyone must take an equal portion, most people would be contented to take their own and depart.
Socrates

If, after I depart this vale, you ever remember me and have thought to please my ghost, forgive some sinner and wink your eye at some homely girl.
H. L. Mencken

The nearer people approach old age the closer they return to a semblance of childhood, until the time comes for them to depart this life, again like children, neither tired of living nor aware of death.
Desiderius Erasmus

Train up a child in the way that he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.
King Solomon

Just as I shall select my ship when I am about to go on a voyage, or my house when I propose to take a residence, so I shall choose my death when I am about to depart from life.
Seneca
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Depart Translations

depart in Afrikaans is vertrek
depart in Dutch is op reis gaan, afreizen
depart in French is partent, partez, partir, partons
depart in German is abreisen, Abreisen {n}
depart in Latin is egredior, discedo, proficuus
depart in Portuguese is parta, afastar-se
depart in Spanish is partir

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