departurenoun [C]uk /dɪˈpɑː.tʃər/ us /dɪˈpɑːr.tʃɚ/
departure noun [C] (LEAVING)
- Flights should be confirmed 48 hours before departure.
- I asked the guard the time of the train's departure.
- Please hand in your keys at reception on your departure from the hotel.
- The estimated time of departure of this flight is 11.15.
- If you time your departure carefully, you should be able to miss the worst of the traffic.
departure noun [C] (CHANGE)