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Antonyms for departure
dɪˈpɑr tʃər

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term departure.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. departure, going, going away, leaving(noun)

    the act of departing

    Synonyms:
    going away, passing, exit, release, going, sledding, expiration, loss, deviation, leaving, divergence, difference

  2. deviation, divergence, departure, difference(noun)

    a variation that deviates from the standard or norm

    "the deviation from the mean"

    Synonyms:
    deviance, passing, remainder, exit, difference of opinion, difference, loss, leaving, divergence, deflexion, going, release, digression, disagreement, deflection, diversion, dispute, divagation, variance, expiration, deviation, going away, discrepancy, divergency, conflict

  3. passing, loss, departure, exit, expiration, going, release(noun)

    euphemistic expressions for death

    "thousands mourned his passing"

    Synonyms:
    sledding, firing, overtaking, liberation, passage, dismissal, expiry, divergence, release, freeing, spill, difference, sacking, personnel casualty, vent, passing game, breathing out, sack, tone ending, deviation, passing play, acquittance, red, press release, outlet, expiration, waiver, button, exhalation, handout, pass, exit, leaving, qualifying, loss, dismission, way out, going, discharge, red ink, issue, going away, spillage, deprivation, termination, passing

Wiktionary

  1. departure(noun)

    Antonyms:
    arrival

    Synonyms:
    leaving

  2. departure(noun)

    the act of departing or something that has departed

    Antonyms:
    arrival

    Synonyms:
    leaving

  3. departure(noun)

    a deviation from a plan or procedure

    Antonyms:
    arrival

    Synonyms:
    leaving

  4. departure(noun)

    a death

    Antonyms:
    arrival

    Synonyms:
    leaving

  5. departure(noun)

    the distance due east or west made by a ship in its course reckoned in plane sailing as the product of the distance sailed and the sine of the angle made by the course with the meridian

    Synonyms:
    leaving

    Antonyms:
    arrival

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. departure

    Antonyms:
    access, accession, adit, admission, admittance, approach, door, doorway, entrance, entrée, entry, gate, gateway, ingress, inlet, introduction, opening, penetration, portal

    Synonyms:
    egress, ejection, exclusion, exit, expulsion, refusal, rejection, withdrawal

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. departure(n)

    Synonyms:
    deviation, retirement, withdrawal

How to use departure in a sentence?

  1. Ould Cheikh Ahmed:

    The departure of the Government of Yemen delegation from Kuwait is not a departure from the Peace Talks, we agreed with the parties to keep the talks ongoing until we agree on next steps in the coming days which shall be dedicated to intensive meetings.

  2. Andrew Wheeler:

    Our actions mark a significant departure from the one-size-fits-all policies of the past and save tens of millions of dollars in regulatory costs, this action provides the regulatory certainty needed to make investment decisions to ensure compliance and the continued protection of health and the environment.

  3. Tennessee Williams:

    There is a time for departure even when there is no certain place to go.

  4. Francis de Sales:

    Marital intercourse is certainly holy, lawful and praiseworthy in itself and profitable to society, yet in certain circumstances it can prove dangerous, as when through excess the soul is made sick with venial sin, or through the violation and perversion of its primary end, killed by mortal sin; such perversion, detestable in proportion to its departure from the true order, being always mortal sin, for it is never lawful to exclude the primary end of marriage which is the procreation of children.

  5. Mark Rappolt:

    It's a departure from the sort of very forbidding gallery that we're used to.

How to pronounce departure?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say departure in sign language?

  1. departure

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