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slip away

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  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 WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  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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  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. 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.

  2. David Robertson:

    I had a chance to get out of it and just couldn’t find the strike zone and just let a win slip away from us. … We had a chance to win that game and I just went there and blew it.

  3. Todd McLellan:

    I can see one slip away but not two. That's unacceptable, that’s two games in a row that played out almost identical in a lot of different ways. And there’s no reason why we should let either of them get away from us.

  4. Jill Biden:

    For the loved ones left behind : I know all too well. I know what it's like to not be there when it happens. I know what it's like when you are there holding their hands, there's a look in their eye and they slip away, i know that when you stare at that empty chair around the kitchen table it brings it all back no matter how long ago it happened, as if it just happened that moment.

  5. Rudy Gobert:

    We didn’t play our best and got behind by 16 points, but this time we didn’t let it slip away. We’re getting better and maybe learning some lessons.

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