verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of embark
OTHER WORDS FROM embarkre·em·bark, verb
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Example sentences from the Web for embark
Yoshihide Suga, Japan’s 71-year-old chief cabinet secretary, begins each day by reading all Japan’s major newspapers, doing 100 sit-ups, then embarking on a brisk 40-minute walk.How the son of strawberry pickers became Japan’s most likely choice for next prime minister|claychandler|September 3, 2020|Fortune
Separately, the lender has embarked on a wide-ranging assessment of risk controls following a series of deals linked to troubled companies including Luckin.Credit Suisse aims to double its headcount in China in 5 years|Claire Zillman, reporter|August 31, 2020|Fortune
As more penguins embark on heat-seeking missions, the huddle’s boundary is in constant flux.
I do think that the heat wave allowed me to see something that really had not gotten sufficient attention, which is the fact that we have embarked on one of the most significant social changes in the history of our species.Is There Really a “Loneliness Epidemic”? (Ep. 407)|Stephen J. Dubner|February 27, 2020|Freakonomics
The final straw about academics is about three years ago, I embarked on three different research papers, all of which I thought were really important.America’s Math Curriculum Doesn’t Add Up (Ep. 391)|Steven D. Levitt|October 3, 2019|Freakonomics
Now that the Confucian-inspired mourning period is over, the son is free to embark on his own programs and policies.
You may well be about to embark on four days of cosseting, eating, drinking, and sleeping.
In the words of Shondo, a professional cage fighter turned Paladin, “It was my fate to embark on this journey.”'The Quest' Review: Behold, a Campy 'Game of Thrones' Reality Show|Amy Zimmerman|August 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Churchill then decided to embark on a British cruiser, the Belfast, and watch the landings from offshore.D-Day Historian Craig Symonds Talks About History’s Most Amazing Invasion|Marc Wortman|June 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When I embark upon a film, I design a set of rules and create the film according to these rules.Inside ‘Maidan’: Sergei Loznitsa on His Ukrainian Uprising Doc and Putin’s ‘Fascist’ Regime|Richard Porton|May 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When we were about to embark I suddenly thought of my little dog Stickeen and made the resolve to take him along.Alaska Days with John Muir|Samuel Hall Young
In case Mahmud comes down upon you, at once embark in boats, and cross to the islands.With Kitchener in the Soudan|G. A. Henty
The barge in which Agrippina was thus invited to embark, was the treacherous trap that Anicetus had contrived for her destruction.Nero|Jacob Abbott
If they will embark in the cause, every Association should pray for difficulties sufficient to drive them out.History of American Socialisms|John Humphrey Noyes
Individoouls, who git hard up, embark in the lecturin biznis.The Complete Works of Artemus Ward|Charles Farrar Browne (AKA Artemus Ward)