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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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Ye venturers and adventurers, and whoever of you have embarked with cunning sails on unexplored seas
the Radar Sensor Can Be Integrated Embarked Must Physically Bn-2 Aircraft Platform and Fully Functional in the Mission Embarked System.
After leaving Oakfield Community College in Middlesbrough and successfully achieving a number of GCSEs, Ryan originally embarked on a course at college with the aim to become a vehicle technician, but he always had a burning ambition to work in a customerfacing role.
Rs 100 million have been embarked for lying of OFC to connect remote areas of the Gilgit Baltistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK).
USS Essex (LHD 2) embarked landing craft and air cushion vehicles with the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force on 6 December 2010, as part of exercise Keen Sword 2010.
Ten criminal defendants, who are kept under custody in the pre-trial detention center in Karakol, Issyk-Kul oblast, have embarked on hunger strike, reported the Social Democratic Party of Kyrgyzstan.
When he was just 17, Mr Tinmouth embarked on a three-year apprenticeship programme to become a qualified mechanic.
And the Divi Village Golf and Beach Resort has embarked on a $42 million endeavor.
Change drives innovation, and with that philosophy in mind, Riverside Engineering has reinvented itself to Defter serve its customers The company has embarked on a new management path--creating two distinct, independent companies to address the needs of the auto recycling industry with the speed and efficiency on which its customer base relies.
Air New Zealand last Thursday night embarked on what was the most ambitious ever make-over by an airline.
Truman embarked elements of 13 Navy helicopter squadrons and by deploying close to the disaster area, shortened the mission time for operations that had previously been flown from Pensacola.
They embarked on "visioning" journeys and decided that the architecture of their churches needed to reflect their mission and values.
FERF also embarked upon a partnership with the Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College and the American Accounting Association (AAA) at the first annual Accounting Research Conference.
And now the former platoon leader of Easy Company has embarked on another mission for his men.
Andrew embarked on a land-claiming spree in the Timmins belt.