Share this entry

British English: /dɪˈpɑːt/
American English: /dəˈpɑrt/

Translation of depart in German:

intransitive verb

  • 1 (go away, take one's leave)
    sich entfernen
  • 3 [figurative] (deviate) See examples:depart from something
    von etwas abweichen
  • 4 [literary] (die) See examples:depart from this life
    aus dem Leben od. von hinnen scheiden
    he has departed from us

transitive verb

  • [literary]depart this life/world
    aus dem Leben/aus dieser Welt scheiden

Definition of depart in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score:
    Word of the day fortissimo
    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly