1. [ noun ] act of departing
Synonyms: going_away leaving going
Related terms: deed disappearance dispatch boarding farewell withdrawal takeoff sailing french_leave exit breaking_away go depart
2. [ noun ] a variation that deviates from the standard or norm
Synonyms: difference deviation divergence

"the deviation from the mean"

Related terms: variation discrepancy driftage flection deviate distinguish
3. [ noun ] euphemistic expressions for death
Synonyms: loss release passing going expiration exit

"thousands mourned his passing"

Related terms: death die go depart depart
Similar spelling:   depart