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bugging out

verb
present participle of bug out

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1 to hasten away from something dangerous or frightening
  • the ground soldiers bugged out just before the start of the aerial bombing

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bugging out

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“Bugging out.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bugging%20out. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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