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Definition to get off a ship or other passenger vehicle
  • We disembark at the next port.
  • The President saluted as he disembarked Air Force One.
  • At last the boat stopped at a small town, and Legree, with his party, disembarked.
    Harriet Beecher Stowe  --  Uncle Tom's Cabin
  • Return to the ship and have everyone disembark; the Varden are sending us food and shelter.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eldest
  • Keane and Rossiter disembarked at Memphis to look for their commanders.
    Toni Morrison  --  Beloved
  • The ship's captain tried to dissuade me from disembarking, talking of Barbary pirates and uncouth Spanish exiles.
    Geraldine Brooks  --  Year of Wonders
  • Finally, he disembarked, walking two blocks to the corner of XXI and Tunti.
    Junot Diaz  --  Drown
  • As Percy's friends disembarked from the ship, the crowd of ghosts shimmered and disappeared.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Mark of Athena
  • Once they reached the Tiber, they would disembark.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Fiend And The Forge
  • Nico convinced them to disembark.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Hidden Oracle
  • The last had to be set up first, as the open column in which we disembarked would not do it.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Starship Troopers
  • Part of the distance they rode in the car, and after disembarking, passed the Pontellier mansion, which looked broken and half torn asunder.
    Kate Chopin  --  The Awakening
  • A week later I was disembarking at what they used to call Duvalier Airport, searching the sky for smoke, and the ground for bodies, again.
    Rick Bragg  --  All Over but the Shoutin'
  • I disembarked into a cool, partly overcast afternoon, found transportation almost immediately, and set out for Dave's office address.
    Roger Zelazny  --  My Name is Legion
  • The dead began to disembark.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lightning Thief
  • Let me disembark with my men.
    Frank Herbert  --  Dune
  • At last the boat stopped at a small town, and Legree, with his party, disembarked.
    Harriet Beecher Stowe  --  Uncle Tom's Cabin
  • It was hard to tell, since he was talking to his dad again as he pulled up in front of Perkins Day, and Gervais and I extracted ourselves to disembark.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Lock and Key
  • The cars and trucks, then the foot passengers and the alligator, waddling like a child to school, all disembarked and wound up the weed-sprung levee.
    Eudora Welty  --  The Collected Stories of Eudora Welty
  • He disembarked at Forty-third Street and strolled to the Biltmore bar.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  This Side of Paradise

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