- to disembark.
Origin of debark1
Related Words for debarkationreturn, appearance, advent, landing, meeting, influx, ingress, occurrence, entrance, accession, approach, happening, debarkation, disembarkation, homecoming, arriving
Examples from the Web for debarkation
Historical Examples of debarkation
There is a concentration of dishonesty at the ports of embarkation and debarkation.Olla Podrida
Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
The ship was, at this time, about forty miles from the port of debarkation.The Three Admirals
The debarkation of the troops will be covered by the cannon of the vessels.The Medallic History of the United States of America 1776-1876
J. F. Loubat, LL.D.
The debarkation is said to have been a most splendid affair.The Life of Isaac Ingalls Stevens, Volume I (of 2)
We were at Geneva at seven, and had the whole population to witness our debarkation.Pencillings by the Way
N. Parker Willis
- a less common word for disembark
Word Origin for debark
- (tr) to remove the bark from (a tree)