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took off

verb
past tense of take off

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1 to leave a place often for another
  • I can only stay for a few minutes, and then I'll need to take off again

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2 to rid oneself of (a garment)
  • take off your coat and stay awhile

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3 to take away (an amount or number) from a total
  • the store will take an additional 20% off if you bring in this coupon

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4 slang to remove valuables from (a place) unlawfully
  • a gangbanger who decided to take off some fast-food joint

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“Took off.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/took%20off. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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