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make off with

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1 to take (something) without right and with an intent to keep
  • The robbers made off with the family's jewelry and electronics, among other things.

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2 to carry away (as a person) forcibly or unlawfully
  • The kidnappers made off with their victim without being seen.

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“Make off with.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/make%20off%20with. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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