move out

phrasal verb
moved out; moving out; moves out

Definition of move out

: to leave one's house, apartment, etc., and go to live somewhere else He was 20 when he moved out of his parents' house. Her lease ends next month, so she'll have to move out (of her apartment) soon.

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“Move out.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 8 December 2019.

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to constrict the range or activity of

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