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verb as in disembark

verb as in dismount

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Example Sentences

A few short halts at stations, and we detrain at Suez, to resume our journey by sea; we have completed the overland portion of it.

One unit took four and a half hours to detrain and several have taken more than three.

There they were to detrain and search every boat coming down from the north.

The troops will detrain somewhere this side the frontier, and we can all take our old seats.

Things being as they were at that point, the Commissioner had Jenning's command detrain there.


On this page you'll find 114 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to detrain, such as: cascade, collapse, crash, dip, disembark, and dive.

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