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embark
British English: /ɪmˈbɑːk/
, /ɛmˈbɑːk/
American English: /əmˈbɑrk/

Translation of embark in German:

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • 1
    sich einschiffen (for nach)
    the troops embarked at night
    die Truppen wurden nachts eingeschifft
  • 2 (engage)embark [up]on something
    etwas in Angriff nehmen
    embark [up]on a war
    einen Krieg anfangen od. beginnen

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