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Depart, vb. 1) intr. a) to go away, to withdraw: “prays her that he may d.” Ven. 578. “he thence --s a heavy convertite,” Lucr. 743. “when you d. from him,” Meas. IV, 1, 69. “d. in patience,” Err. III, 1, 94. Err. III, 1, 94 IV, 4, 79. V, 108. Ado III, 3, 73. V, 1, 334. V, 2, 44. V, 2, 44 Merch. I, 1, 64. As V, 1, 63. Tw. III, 4, 192. IV, 1, 19. Wint. I, 2, 238. II, 1, 40. V, 3, 97. John I, 23. R2 I, 2, 63. H5 IV, 3, 36. H6A I, 3, 89. H6C V, 4, 49. R3 I, 4, 196. III, 7, 141. Troil. V, 2, 36. Tit. V, 2, 145. Rom. I, 1, 110. III, 1, 56. V, 3, 277. Tim. IV, 3, 232. Caes. III, 1, 142. III, 2, 49. III, 2, 49 III, 2, 49 Mcb. IV, 1, 111. Hml. IV, 5, 55. Ant. IV, 14, 36. Joined with away: “they d. away with shame,” LLL V, 2, 156. “all the rest d. away,” Rom. I, 1, 105.
Implying the idea of a previous stay: “praise in --ing,” Tp. III, 3, 39. “that I may venture to d. alone,” Gentl. IV, 3, 36. “why thou --edst from thy native home,” Err. I, 1, 30. Ado I, 1, 101. LLL V, 2, 1. Wint. I, 2, 54. H6B III, 2, 388. IV, 1, 140. Rom. V, 3, 108. Hml. I, 2, 175. Lr. II, 4, 1. Cymb. III, 6, 68. V, 4, 164. Per. I, 3, 18. Followed by for: “they stay the first --ing of the king for Ireland,” R2 II, 1, 290. By to: --ed with the rest back to the camp, Lucr. Arg. R2 II, 1, 290 “and then d. to Paris,” H6A III, 2, 128. “both d. to him,” H6C IV, 1, 138. he must hence d. to Tyre, Per. III Prol. 39.
b) to die: “what could death do, if thou shouldst d.” Sonn. 6, 11. “hearing how hastily you are to d.” Meas. IV, 3, 54. “tolling a --ing friend,” H4B I, 1, 103. H6A III, 2, 110. “--ed souls,” H6B IV, 7, 123. H8 IV, 2, 156.
c) to part: “a deadly groan, like life and death's --ing,” H6C II, 6, 43. “ere we d., we'll share a bounteous time in different pleasures,” Tim. I, 1, 263. “the loathness to d. would grow,” Cymb. I, 1, 108. Followed by from: “as easy might I from myself d.” Sonn. 109, 3. Followed by with, == to resign, to give up: which (Aquitaine) “we much rather had d. withal,” LLL II, 147. “hath willingly --ed with a part,” John II, 563.
2) trans. to leave: “from that which thou --est,” Sonn. 11, 2. “d. the chamber,” H4B IV, 5, 91. “I would your highness would d. the field,” H6C II, 2, 73. “ere I d. his house,” Lr. III, 5, 1.
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