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noun. ['dɪˈpɑːrtɪd'] someone who is no longer alive.
- deceased person
- dead soul
- dead person
- nonreligious person
Rhymes with Departed
Sentences with departed
1. Verb, past participle
Using a Ouija board is one way people have claimed to have contacted the dearly departed.
2. Verb, past tense
Tutankhamun was Akhenaten’s son, but he departed sharply from his predecessor’s religious policies.
During meals on the Day of the Dead, an extra portion is placed out for each departed soul.
Quotes about departed
1. Apple Computer would not have reached its current peak of success if it had feared to roll the dice and launch products that didn't always hit the mark. In the mid-1990s, the company was considered washed up, Steve Jobs had departed, and a string of lackluster product launches unrelated to the company's core business.
- Naveen Jain
2. When we come face-to-face with one down a dark alley, we're going to be having a shufti to see if it's solid, aren't we, we're not going to be asking, 'Excuse me, are you the imprint of a departed soul?
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
3. Burnout is nature's way of telling you, you've been going through the motions your soul has departed; you're a zombie, a member of the walking dead, a sleepwalker. False optimism is like administrating stimulants to an exhausted nervous system.
- Sam Keen, Fire in the Belly: On Being a Man
adjective. ['dɪˈpɑːrtɪd'] dead.
- at rest
- at peace
adjective. ['dɪˈpɑːrtɪd'] well in the past; former.
- unemotional person