Unload vs Disembark - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between unload and disembark
is that unload
is to remove the load or cargo from (a vehicle, etc) while disembark
is to remove from on board a vessel; to put on shore; to land; to debark.
To remove the load or cargo from (a vehicle, etc.).
To remove (the load or cargo) from a vehicle, etc.
- to unload''' a ship; to '''unload a camel
To deposit one's load or cargo.
* 1998 , Robert A Corbitt, Standard handbook of environmental engineering
- to unload bales of hay from a truck
(transitive, intransitive, figuratively) To give vent to or express.
* 1984 , John Arlott, David Rayvern Allen, Arlott on cricket: his writings on the game
- Some stations have collection vehicles unload on the floor, using a front loader to push material into the hopper.
(computing) To remove (something previously loaded) from memory.
* 1993 , Tony Martin, Lisa C Towell, The NewWave agent handbook
- ...who bowled with such fury that he needed beer to give him something to sweat out, and who unloaded his emotions in words as hard as his bowling.
To discharge or pour a liquid.
To get rid of or dispose of.
- When you unload a DLL, the memory and other system resources it is using will become available for use by other applications.
(slang) To go to the bathroom.
- to unload unprofitable stocks
To deliver forcefully.
(slang) To ejaculate, particularly within an orifice
To draw the charge from.
- to unload feces
- to unload a gun
To remove from on board a vessel; to put on shore; to land; to debark.
- The general disembarked the troops.
To go ashore out of a ship or boat; to leave a train or airplane; to debark.
- Go to the bay, and disembark my coffers.