- to go ashore from a ship.
- to leave an aircraft or other vehicle.
- to remove or unload (cargo or passengers) from a ship, aircraft, or other vehicle.
Origin of disembark
Related Words for disembarkationreturn, appearance, advent, landing, meeting, influx, ingress, occurrence, entrance, accession, approach, happening, debarkation, disembarkation, homecoming, arriving
Examples from the Web for disembarkation
Historical Examples of disembarkation
Until these look-outs returned he would permit no disembarkation from his ships.Hellenica
Details as to disembarkation of these horses will be forwarded to you later.Gallipoli Diary, Volume 2
Hippias made all the arrangements, and superintended the disembarkation.Darius the Great
They take pride in making a time-record in disembarkation and entraining of patients.Some Naval Yarns
Under cover of the cannonading, the disembarkation of the troops began.The Naval History of the United States
Willis J. Abbot.
- to land or cause to land from a ship, aircraft, etcseveral passengers disembarked; we will disembark the passengers