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adjective as in aboard

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The author, Jon Mooallem, made the point that it was a good moment for humility and perspective-taking in America, and for that reason he was embarking on a pilgrimage to encounter lives older and grander than his own.

Instead, Corliss has embarked on a journey into the depths of his own troubled mind.

Along with Spitkovsky and Fiuza, Park is among more than a dozen scientists involved in the Astrophysical Collisionless Shock Experiments with Lasers collaboration, or ACSEL, the quest Park embarked upon a decade ago.

If there’s any hesitation about the risky adventure they’re about to embark on, it’s well hidden.

For now, the researchers want to understand what cues plasma cells follow in the guts to know it is time for them to embark on a journey to the brain.

TLC promptly pulled the plug on the hit series and Shannon embarked on a press tour denying the claims.

The company soon embarked on a refurbishment of Easter Elchies, opening to the public in 1985.

Dubs embarked on his investigation after discovering the name “Liqian” translated to the ancient Chinese word for Rome.

When Ryan Simonetti and two of his colleagues embarked on an Uber trip in Washington, D.C., they got more than they bargained for.

In the late 1970s, Merritt had embarked on a string of criminal activity that would continue regularly for a decade.

We embarked on the evening of the 28th of June, and weighed anchor before daybreak of the 29th.

Instead of this, he embarked the money in some Utopian scheme for pearl fishing at Panama, and lost all!

He embarked upon a clear and technical explanation, but when he had said a very few words, she stopped him.

Wood may be cut close to the beach, and embarked without impediment.

I looked to the priming of my pistols, and embarked very tranquilly on the evening of the 12th of July.


On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to embarked, such as: boarded, consigned, en route, in transit, loaded, and on.

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