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Meaning of DISEMBARK

Pronunciation:  `disem'bârk

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  go ashore; "The passengers disembarked at Southampton"

DISEMBARK is a 9 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: debark, set down
 Antonyms: embark, ship
 See Also: land



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Dis`em*bark"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disembarked}; p.
    pr. & vb. n. {Disembarking}.] [Pref. dis- + embark: cf. F.
    To remove from on board a vessel; to put on shore; to land;
    to debark; as, the general disembarked the troops.
       Go to the bay, and disembark my coffers.    --Shak.
  2. \Dis`em*bark"\, v. i.
    To go ashore out of a ship or boat; to leave a ship; to
          And, making fast their moorings, disembarked. --Cowper.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: alight, anchor, cast anchor, come to anchor, come to land, debark, debus, deplane, detrain, disemplane, dock, drop anchor, drop the hook, go ashore, kedge, kedge off, land, lash, lash and tie, lay anchor, leave, make a landfall, make land, make port, moor, put in, put into port, reach land, tie up, unboat