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embark

verb [I] uk   /ɪmˈbɑːk/ us    /-bɑːrk/ formal
to go onto a ship: We embarked at Liverpool for New York.
Opposite
embarkation
noun [C or U] uk   /ˌem.bɑːˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us    /-bɑːr-/
You'll be asked for those documents on embarkation.
Phrasal verbs
Translations of “embark”
in Korean 승선하다…
in Arabic يَركَب السفينة…
in French (s’)embarquer…
in Turkish gemiye/tekneye/uçağa binmek…
in Italian imbarcarsi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 上船…
in Russian садиться на корабль, самолет…
in Polish wchodzić na pokład, wsiadać…
in Spanish embarcar…
in Portuguese embarcar…
in German sich einschiffen…
in Catalan embarcar…
in Japanese ~に乗船する, ~に搭乗する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 上船…
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