depart from sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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depart from sth

phrasal verb with depart uk   /dɪˈpɑːt/  us   /-ˈpɑːrt/ verb [I] formal
to be different from the ​usual or ​expected way of doing or ​thinking about something: I ​see no ​reason for us to ​depart from ​ourusualpractice. At this ​point in the ​speech, the ​ministerdeparted from his ​preparedtext.
(Definition of depart from sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “depart from sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 脱离,背离,偏离…
in Chinese (Traditional) 脫離,背離,偏離…
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