Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “disembark”

See all translations

disembark

verb
 
 
/ˌdɪsɪmˈbɑːk/ TRANSPORT
[I] to get off a plane, train, or boat: Eurostar commuters to Paris disembark at Gare du Nord. Passengers disembarking from arriving planes should proceed to Passport Control.
[T] to take goods or passengers off a plane, train, or boat after it has arrived at a place: Equipment and supplies were disembarked safely.
disembarkation noun [U]
Translations of “disembark”
in Korean 내리다…
in Arabic يَترك السفينة…
in French débarquer…
in Turkish (uçak, gemi, tekne) inmek…
in Italian sbarcare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 下船,下飛機,下車…
in Russian высаживаться, выходить…
in Polish opuszczać pokład, wysiadać…
in Spanish desembarcar…
in Portuguese desembarcar…
in German landen…
in Catalan desembarcar…
in Japanese ~が上陸する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 下船,下飞机,下车…
(Definition of disembark from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of disembark?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “disembark” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

christmassy

typical of Christmas, or happy because it is Christmas

Word of the Day

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Read More 

tweleb noun

December 22, 2014
informal a Twitter celebrity; (more specifically, someone who has more than 1,000 followers on Twitter) There were a few old and a few new faces, including a tweleb or two. Expect to see and hear more from these cool kids.

Read More