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taken a powder

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past participle of take a powder

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to leave a place often for another
  • He took a powder before anyone even noticed he was there.

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“Taken a powder.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/taken%20a%20powder. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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