Definition of 'departure'
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An alleged sharp decline in the quality of golf tuition after the abrupt departure of experienced coaches. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It warned that the jail suffered from an exodus of experienced staff who left under a voluntary early departure scheme. Times, Sunday Times (2016)His departure leaves Orient looking for their fourth manager of the season. Times, Sunday Times (2017)About 48 flights have been cancelled but passengers who have booked will be put on alternative departures the same day. Times, Sunday Times (2017)A devotee of the package holiday, he compared life with being in transit at an airport departure lounge. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Trade theory offers a natural point of departure for an examination of these issues. Competing in a Global Economy (1990)We were not informed there was building work in progress at the hotel prior to our departure. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Sources close to the company said her departure was due to personal reasons. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They were seen chanting and praying in the departure lounge. The Sun (2007)Her departure stunned the members and leadership. Christianity Today (2000)His abrupt departure has slammed on the brakes and set off the car alarms. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Includes flights on selected departures throughout this month and transfers. The Sun (2016)He was preparing himself for the punishment that would follow her departure. A Roomful of Birds - Scottish short stories 1990 (1990)The all inclusive package ends at midday on the day of departure. The Sun (2010)My point of departure could hardly be more different. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Let me give you an example of the departure the work represents. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The route led only to the departure lounge. Times, Sunday Times (2014)His departure followed his involvement in radical protest and his subsequent career showed that revolutionaries often make the best secret policemen. WHEN SCOTLAND RULED THE WORLD: The Story of the Golden Age of Genius, Creativity and Exploration (2002)Her departure could have come sooner. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We explained to the press that the duke would be unable to come down for the departure due to a nasty cold. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The news soon spread when the squad met at Loughborough for practice before their departure tomorrow. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Royal Ballet two years ago was a radical departure for the company. Times, Sunday Times (2008)His departure comes after he complained about the infighting and hostility to Labour figures in the organisation. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Most other agents ask for full payment 90 days before departure. The Sun (2011)But he could hardly have foreseen the abrupt departures of his two international players, along with the chairman and chief executive. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Labour's quest to reduce its financial dependence on the unions has been dealt a blow by the departure of its leading fundraiser. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The former BP boss joined the company after his departure from the oil major amid a perjury scandal. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Hunter chases are often the traffic filters of jump racing, positioned at the end of a card to allow the uninterested majority an early departure. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The price is for selected departures in October and November next year. The Sun (2009)
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Translations for 'departure'
British English: departure /dɪˈpɑːtʃə/ NOUN
Departure is the act of leaving a place or a job.
The airline has over 90 scheduled departures from here every day.
- American English: departure
- Arabic: مُغادَرَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: partida
- Chinese: 出发
- Croatian: odlazak
- Czech: odlet
- Danish: afrejse
- Dutch: vertrek het weggaan
- European Spanish: partida
- Finnish: lähtö
- French: départ
- German: Abfahrt
- Greek: αναχώρηση
- Italian: partenza
- Japanese: 出発
- Korean: 출발
- Norwegian: avreise
- Polish: odjazd
- European Portuguese: partida
- Romanian: plecare
- Russian: отправление
- Spanish: partida
- Swedish: avgång resa
- Thai: การออกเดินทาง
- Turkish: kalkış
- Ukrainian: від'їзд
- Vietnamese: sự ra đi
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