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- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˌdɪs.ɪmˈbɑːk/
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˌdɪs.ɪmˈbɑɹk/
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- Rhymes: -ɑː(ɹ)k
- (transitive) To remove from on board a vessel; to put on shore
- 1604, William Shakespeare, Othello:
- Go to the bay, and disembark my coffers.
- (intransitive) To go ashore out of a ship or boat; to leave a train or aircraft.
- 2022 November 30, Paul Bigland, “Destination Oban: a Sunday in Scotland”, in RAIL, number 971, page 77:
- This time I disembark at Dumbarton Central, a station with two island platforms blessed with yellow brick buildings and iron canopies dating from 1896, and listed Grade A.
- (transitive) To go ashore from (a boat); to leave (a train or aircraft)
- We disembarked the ferry.
remove from on board a vessel
to go ashore, to leave a train or airplane