Translation of depart in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /dɪˈpɑːrt; dɪˈpɑːt/


  • 1 (leave) 1.1 [Transp] salir*, partir [formal] the train/plane will depart in 15 minutes el tren/avión saldrá or [formal] efectuará su salida dentro de 15 minutos 1.2 [person] [formal], partir [formal], salir* the day we departed for Venice el día que salimos para Venecia
  • 2 (deviate) [formal] to depart from sth apartarse de algo his version departs from the truth at several points su versión se aparta or se aleja de la verdad en varios puntos


  • [literario/literary] he departed these shores in 1932 partió de or abandonó estas tierras en 1932 [literario/literary] she departed this life o world at the age of 87 [euphemism/eufemismo] dejó de existir a los 87 años de edad [formal]

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