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departure

see definition of departure
  • nounleaving
  • noundeviation from normal, expected
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Synonyms for departure

noun leaving
  • escape
  • evacuation
  • exit
  • exodus
  • flight
  • passage
  • removal
  • retirement
  • retreat
  • separation
  • takeoff
  • walkout
  • withdrawal
  • abandonment
  • adieu
  • decampment
  • desertion
  • egress
  • egression
  • embarkation
  • emigration
  • expatriation
  • farewell
  • getaway
  • going
  • goodbye
  • hegira
  • migration
  • parting
  • powder
  • recession
  • sailing
  • stampede
  • start
  • vacation
  • bow out
  • congé
  • going away
  • quitting
  • setting forth
  • setting out
  • taking leave
  • taking off
  • vanishing act
  • withdrawing

Antonyms for departure

  • arrival
  • coming
  • entrance
  • stay
  • greeting
  • hello
  • abidance
  • continuation
  • keeping
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More words related to departure

aberration

noun. different from that expected
  • departure
  • deviation
  • difference
  • distortion
  • divergence
  • diversion
  • irregularity
  • lapse
  • straying
  • wandering

avoidance

noun. eluding; preventing

brain drain

noun. loss of important personnel
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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