peel off

verb

Definition of peel off

1 : to veer away from an airplane formation especially for diving or landing
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

First Known Use of peel off

1941

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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