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jumps ship

phrase
present tense third-person singular of jump ship

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to leave (a cause or party) often in order to take up another
  • He jumped ship when he found out the non-profit's founder was keeping much of the funding for himself.

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“Jumps ship.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jumps%20ship. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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