skip off

phrasal verb

skipped off; skipping off; skips off
British, informal
: to leave a place quickly in a secret and improper way
They skipped off before the check arrived.
She skipped off with all the money.

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“Skip off.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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