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takes a powder

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present tense third-person singular 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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“Takes a powder.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/takes%20a%20powder. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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