leave/flee the nest

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Definition of leave/flee the nest

: to move away from home Their children will soon be ready to leave/flee the nest.

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“Leave/flee the nest.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leave%2Fflee%20the%20nest. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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