Definitions

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  • n. One who has departed from a place or group.

Etymologies

From French (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • All those things u listed are part of the "Lord's way" ah departee. .lol..don't worry u are coming back ... it's just a matter of time

    What are the Children Listening to?

  • Irving Penn, world-famous photographer of people and fashion, folded his tripod, but his work will survive on museum walls — some designed by another 2009 departee, Thomas Hoving, who saved the Metropolitan Museum.

    Farewell My Lovelies

  • Detroit cut Kevin Jones, waved farewell to free-agent departee T.J. Duckett and lost in the bidding for former Cowboy Julius Jones.

    Lots of yards, but no hype, for RB prospect Smith

  • And the latest departee, as you noted, J.D. Crouch.

    CNN Transcript May 4, 2007

  • Switching gears now: how to make what of one of the most important political exits of this administration, especially when you take into account the wide-ranging influence of this departee.

    CNN Transcript Aug 13, 2007

  • Red Sox: Mike Stanley, a former Yankee, doesn't match presence of free-agent departee Mo Vaughn in the lineup, but he was productive (19 homers, 72 RBI).

    USA TODAY Latest news

  • All eyes were on the fly-half, and fellow departee Paul Sackey, as Wasps set about maintaining their record of never losing to Saracens at Adams Park, while the visitors knew victory would take them up to second in the table.

    Planet Rugby | Rugby Union News

  • French departee, wonder how he calculated the expenses of a holidayer and now we have his daughter the 35 Hour week champion.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Fri, 24 Apr 2009 04: 28: 00 EST I talked to the most reccent Harper's Island departee, Victor Webster today about everything from being shot in the face to working with Bruce Willis to animal gender re-assignment to Rush.

    UGO.com - UnderGroundOnline

  • Good line-out work, but he gave away three rather dunderheaded penalties and unlike Flutey, the other first-half-hour departee, he wasn't injured.

    The Independent - Frontpage RSS Feed

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