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peel off

verb

Definition of peel off

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to veer away from an airplane formation especially for diving or landing

  3. 2 :  depart, leave



Examples of peel off in a sentence

  1. <it's rude to peel off like that without thanking your host>

  2. <peeled off the wet clothes and tossed them over the shower rod>



1941

First Known Use of peel off

1941



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