So al-Qaeda may well recover in months, not years, after we depart Afghanistan if the pressure on its base in Pakistan dwindles.
Many think the report will be too late to make much difference but Hayward will want at least to depart BP with some self-respect.
There are smiles, idle chit chat, and small courtesies evident as they enter and depart the courtroom.
I depart as air ... I shake my locks at the runaway sun, I effuse my flesh in eddies and drift it in lacy jags.
Two of them depart, and Franco engages in three-way sex with Benson and Hudgens in a pool.
Carrie has washed her hands of you; they are preparing to depart.
When his family were ready to depart, I conveyed them to Buffalo in the Sylvania.
I depart, and I leave you already wounded,—that is to say, in love.
Miss Junk departed, and Mrs. Krill said that she was ready to depart.
The reporter was obliged to depart with no more satisfactory information.
mid-13c., "part from each other," from Old French departir (10c.) "to divide, distribute; separate (oneself), depart; die," from Late Latin departire "divide" (transitive), from de- "from" (see de-) + partire "to part, divide," from pars (genitive partis) "a part" (see part (n.)).
As a euphemism for "to die" (to depart this life; cf. Old French departir de cest siecle) it is attested from c.1500, as is the departed for "the dead," singly or collectively. Transitive lingers in some English usages; the wedding service was till death us depart until 1662. Related: Departed; departing.