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Synonyms for slip away
slip away

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Wiktionary

  1. slip awayverb

    To leave a place, or a meeting, without being noticed

    I'm going to try to slip away from work early, if I can.

    Synonyms:
    sneak off, slide off, slip off

Princeton's WordNet

  1. slip away, steal away, sneak away, sneak off, sneak outverb

    leave furtively and stealthily

    "The lecture was boring and many students slipped out when the instructor turned towards the blackboard"

    Synonyms:
    slide by, glide by, steal away, slip by, go by, sneak away, go along, sneak off, sneak out, elapse, lapse, pass

  2. elapse, lapse, pass, slip by, glide by, slip away, go by, slide by, go alongverb

    pass by

    "three years elapsed"

    Synonyms:
    run, perish, elapse, go past, make pass, lead, top, put across, go by, draw, evanesce, continue, occur, die, sneak off, snuff it, excrete, turn over, go, spend, fall back, recidivate, fade, hand, legislate, happen, egest, authorise, exceed, fleet, pass away, drop dead, overstep, transcend, make it, authorize, sneak out, regress, devolve, cash in one's chips, kick the bucket, give, fall out, hap, slip by, go on, sink, eliminate, croak, lapse, pass off, give-up the ghost, return, blow over, take place, play along, expire, overhaul, go through, reach, communicate, go under, come about, keep, choke, pop off, go across, overtake, glide by, sneak away, extend, decease, fall, pass, proceed, pass by, clear, exit, conk, travel by, buy the farm, relapse, pass along, steal away, retrogress, slide by, go along, surpass, guide, backslide, pass on

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. slip away

    Synonyms:
    escape, glide away, slide away

  2. slip away

    Synonyms:
    sneak, skulk, slink, steal away, slink away

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How to use slip away in a sentence?

  1. Paul George:

    Very, very disappointing. Its as simple as that, we let this one slip away but it is what it is.

  2. Shah Asad Rizvi:

    Dance to the tune of hope as worries of the past slip away to the surrender of smiles

  3. Dwyane Wade:

    Earlier in the season, we let some games like this slip away, we need to take care of business. This is the time of year where you have to win games that you are supposed to win.

  4. The Devils:

    There’s been a few times where we’ve let those slip away this year and obviously we need to continue to work out learning how to win, and I think tonight was a step in the right direction for that.

  5. Zhang Zhijun:

    I sincerely hope relations across the Taiwan Strait continue to maintain their trend of peaceful development and that the results of this won't slip away now they have been achieved.

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