Embark

  • 41embark — v. 1 tr. & intr. (often foll. by for) put or go on board a ship or aircraft (to a destination). 2 intr. (foll. by on, upon) engage in an activity or undertaking. Derivatives: embarkation n. (in sense 1). Etymology: F embarquer (as IN (2),… …

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  • 42embark upon — index assume (undertake), maintain (commence), undertake Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 43embark on sth — UK US embark on/upon sth Phrasal Verb with embark({{}}/ɪmˈbɑːk/ verb ► to start something new or important: embark on a campaign/career »She graduated in 1962 and embarked on a career as a teacher. »embark on a plan/programme/project …

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  • 44embark on/upon sth — UK US embark on/upon sth Phrasal Verb with embark({{}}/ɪmˈbɑːk/ verb ► to start something new or important: embark on a campaign/career »She graduated in 1962 and embarked on a career as a teacher. »embark on a plan/programme/project …

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  • 45embark upon sth — UK US embark on/upon sth Phrasal Verb with embark({{}}/ɪmˈbɑːk/ verb ► to start something new or important: embark on a campaign/career »She graduated in 1962 and embarked on a career as a teacher. »embark on a plan/programme/project …

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  • 46embark upon — Synonyms and related words: accept, assume, attack, attempt, buckle to, come out, embark in, embark on, endeavor, engage in, enter, enter on, enter upon, fall into, fall to, get under way, go about, go at, go in for, go into, go upon, have at,… …

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  • 47embark on/upon — begin (a new project or course of action). → embark …

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  • 48embark on something — emˈbark on/upon sth derived (formal) to start to do sth new or difficult • She is about to embark on a diplomatic career. • Remember these basic rules before embarking upon major home improvements. Main entry: ↑ …

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  • 49embark upon something — emˈbark on/upon sth derived (formal) to start to do sth new or difficult • She is about to embark on a diplomatic career. • Remember these basic rules before embarking upon major home improvements. Main entry: ↑ …

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  • 50embark on an activity — begin doing something …

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  • 51re-embark — v.intr. & tr. go or put on board ship again. Derivatives: re embarkation n …

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  • 52embarkation — embark ► VERB 1) go on board a ship or aircraft. 2) (embark on/upon) begin (a new project or course of action). DERIVATIVES embarkation noun. ORIGIN French embarquer, from barque bark, ship …

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  • 53Embarked — Embark Em*bark , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Embarked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Embarking}.] [F. embarquer; pref. em (L. in) + barque bark: cf. Sp. embarcar, It. imbarcare. See {Bark}. a vessel.] 1. To cause to go on board a vessel or boat; to put on shipboard …

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  • 54Embarking — Embark Em*bark , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Embarked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Embarking}.] [F. embarquer; pref. em (L. in) + barque bark: cf. Sp. embarcar, It. imbarcare. See {Bark}. a vessel.] 1. To cause to go on board a vessel or boat; to put on shipboard …

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  • 55Piss in the wind — embark on a futile course of action …

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  • 56plunge in — embark impetuously on a speech or course of action. → plunge …

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  • 57sail close to (or near) the wind —  Embark on a risky (e.g. dishonest, indecent) course …

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  • 58Irish Research Council for Science, Engineering and Technology — or simply IRCSET is an independent and autonomous research funding and monitoring body established in June 2001 by the Minister for Education and Science in order to promote science and engineering research in Ireland. [… …

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  • 59USS J. Franklin Bell (APA-16) — was a sclass|Harris|attack transport that served with the US Navy during World War II. J. Franklin Bell (AP 34) was laid down in 1918 as an Army transport by the New York Shipbuilding Corporation of Camden, New Jersey; completed 1 March 1921 as a …

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  • 60Radhanite — The Radhanites (also Radanites, Hebrew sing. רדהני Radhani , pl. רדהנים Radhanim ; Arabic الرذنية ar Raðaniyya ) were medieval Jewish merchants. Whether the term, which is used by only a limited number of primary sources, refers to a specific… …

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