verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of embark
OTHER WORDS FROM embarkre·em·bark, verb
Example sentences from the Web for embark
The author, Jon Mooallem, made the point that it was a good moment for humility and perspective-taking in America, and for that reason he was embarking on a pilgrimage to encounter lives older and grander than his own.
Instead, Corliss has embarked on a journey into the depths of his own troubled mind.
Along with Spitkovsky and Fiuza, Park is among more than a dozen scientists involved in the Astrophysical Collisionless Shock Experiments with Lasers collaboration, or ACSEL, the quest Park embarked upon a decade ago.Giant lasers help re-create supernovas’ explosive, mysterious physics|Emily Conover|November 12, 2020|Science News
If there’s any hesitation about the risky adventure they’re about to embark on, it’s well hidden.During a year of tumult, space has been a rare bright spot. SpaceX and NASA hope to keep it that way.|Christian Davenport|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
For now, the researchers want to understand what cues plasma cells follow in the guts to know it is time for them to embark on a journey to the brain.Protecting the brain from infection may start with a gut reaction|Aayushi Pratap|November 11, 2020|Science News
TLC promptly pulled the plug on the hit series and Shannon embarked on a press tour denying the claims.Butts, Brawls, and Bill Cosby: The Biggest Celebrity Scandals of 2014 |Kevin Fallon|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The company soon embarked on a refurbishment of Easter Elchies, opening to the public in 1985.
Dubs embarked on his investigation after discovering the name “Liqian” translated to the ancient Chinese word for Rome.
When Ryan Simonetti and two of his colleagues embarked on an Uber trip in Washington, D.C., they got more than they bargained for.
In the late 1970s, Merritt had embarked on a string of criminal activity that would continue regularly for a decade.Family's Best Friend Charged With Murdering Them All|Nina Strochlic|November 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We embarked on the evening of the 28th of June, and weighed anchor before daybreak of the 29th.
Instead of this, he embarked the money in some Utopian scheme for pearl fishing at Panama, and lost all!Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
He embarked upon a clear and technical explanation, but when he had said a very few words, she stopped him.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
Wood may be cut close to the beach, and embarked without impediment.
I looked to the priming of my pistols, and embarked very tranquilly on the evening of the 12th of July.