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embark for (some place)

To depart for a particular destination, as on some mode of transportation. Do you know when Karen embarks for Rome? I want to see her before she leaves.
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embark on (something)

1. To begin a particular journey or trip, as on some mode of transportation. Do you know when Karen embarks on her trip for Rome? I want to see her before she leaves.
2. By extension, to begin any course of action. I want to go back to school for a business degree, and I plan to embark on that process this fall.
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embark for (some place)

to leave for some place, usually in a ship or an airplane. We are embarking for Denver tomorrow morning. Maria is embarking for Honolulu in just a few minutes.
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embark on something

1. . Lit. to begin a journey by boarding a ship, airplane, etc. They embarked on their journey from San Juan.
2. Fig. to begin a project; to begin any process. When will you embark on your new project?
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The precision of his focus shines through most clearly when he embarks on a comparative discussion of those in Braintree who were in `primary poverty' and/or `secondary poverty' and compares them with the rest of the population.
Moving the motion, the lawmaker said it was necessary to embark on the data capturing because of the increased influx of Fulani herdsmen as a result of the clashes between farmers and herdsmen in neighbouring Benue and Nasarawa states among others.
Embark Aviation has formed a partnership with Kona, Hawai'i-based Mokulele Flight Service, Inc.
Aiming to create a platform for modern dance in Orange County, Embark plans to use the "lost/FIND" show as a way for students, young artists, and non-dancers in the community to connect and learn about professional concert dance.
CST via email or by post mail to EMBARK, Purchasing Manager, 2000 S.
Fred Olsen's MV Boudicca will make her Liverpool 2014 turnaround debut on Sunday to embark for an eight night Norwegian fjords and Shetlands cruise.
Bhopal, July 21 ( ANI ): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan said here today that he would embark on a state-wide campaign tour tomorrow, ahead of assembly polls due in November.
Summary: A number of car manufacturers "are today ready to embark on auto manufacturing in Algeria," said Tuesday in Algiers the president of Algeria's Car Dealers Association (AC2A), Mohamed Bairi.
The only way I was going to achieve my goal was to embark on an apprenticeship.
A United Airlines flight from South Korea to New York was cancelled after an oil leak was discovered on the aircraft and the crew refused to embark.
THE Embark Initiative has announced funding offers totalling more than e6.
This was an important factor in our decision to embark on a stock buyback program in which we purchased 10 percent of our outstanding common stock, or about 4 million shares.