cut and run

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Definition of cut and run

: to leave quickly in order to avoid danger or trouble You can't just cut and run when your friends are in trouble.

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“Cut and run.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cut%20and%20run. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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