Definition of disembark verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

disembark

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪmˈbɑːk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪmˈbɑːrk//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they disembark
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪmˈbɑːk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪmˈbɑːrk//
 
he / she / it disembarks
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪmˈbɑːks//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪmˈbɑːrks//
 
past simple disembarked
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪmˈbɑːkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪmˈbɑːrkt//
 
past participle disembarked
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪmˈbɑːkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪmˈbɑːrkt//
 
-ing form disembarking
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪmˈbɑːkɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪmˈbɑːrkɪŋ//
 
Plane travel, Travelling by boat or ship
 
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[intransitive] disembark (from something) (formal) to leave a vehicle, especially a ship or an aircraft, at the end of a journey They had just disembarked from their tour bus after a 12-hour journey. We will be disembarking at midday. opposite embark See related entries: Plane travel, Travelling by boat or ship Word Origin late 16th cent.: from French désembarquer, Spanish desembarcar, or Italian disimbarcare, based on Latin barca ‘ship's boat’.
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