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debarkation

[ dih-bahrk ]SEE DEFINITION OF debarkation

Synonyms for debarkation

  • advent
  • appearance
  • influx
  • landing
  • meeting
  • return
  • accession
  • approach
  • disembarkation
  • entrance
  • happening
  • homecoming
  • ingress
  • occurrence
  • alighting
  • arriving
  • dismounting
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Antonyms for debarkation

  • departure
  • disappearance
  • leave
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DEBARKATION

There is a concentration of dishonesty at the ports of embarkation and debarkation.

The ship was, at this time, about forty miles from the port of debarkation.

The debarkation of the troops will be covered by the cannon of the vessels.

The debarkation is said to have been a most splendid affair.

We were at Geneva at seven, and had the whole population to witness our debarkation.

The debarkation at an end, the Brooklyn returned to her position on the blockade.

This decided, a point of debarkation was selected at Daiquiri.

The debarkation was opposed by a handful of Indians, under Major Givins.

So disorderly was the mob that the debarkation was for some time delayed.

It was winter, and the day of their debarkation was cold and rainy.

WORD ORIGIN

1650s, from French débarquer (16c.), from de- (Old French des-; see dis-) + barque "bark" (see bark (n.2)).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DEBARKATION

arrival

nouncoming to a destination
  • accession
  • advent
  • alighting
  • appearance
  • approach
  • arriving
  • debarkation
  • disembarkation
  • dismounting
  • entrance
  • happening
  • homecoming
  • influx
  • ingress
  • landing
  • meeting
  • occurrence
  • return
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.