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run off

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1 to drive or force out

  • the dog often ran off cats and other animals that had intruded upon his ownerʼs property
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give one the gate [slang], send packing

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2 to get free from a dangerous or confining situation

  • their rebellious daughterʼs run off because she was disciplined again
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break free

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3 to hasten away from something dangerous or frightening

  • the mouse ran off as soon as it saw us
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beat a retreat, beat it, make tracks, turn tail

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