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Synonyms for slip away

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slip away, steal away, sneak away, sneak off, sneak out(verb)

    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 along(verb)

    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

Wiktionary

  1. slip away(verb)

    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

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. 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. Gerald G. Jampolsky:

    The world we see that seems so insane is the result of a belief system that is not working. To perceive the world differently, we must be willing to change our belief system, let the past slip away, expand our sense of now, and dissolve the fear in our minds.

  3. Aristophanes:

    Man, though he be gray-headed when he comes back, soon gets a young wife. But a woman?s time is short within which she can expect to obtain a husband. If she allows it to slip away, no one cares to marry her. She sits at home, speculating on the probability of her marriage.

  4. Mark Twain:

    Humor is the great thing, the saving thing. The minute it crops up, all our irritations and resentments slip away, and a sunny spirit takes their place.

  5. Mark Twain:

    Humor is the great thing, the saving thing. The minute it crops up, all our irritations and resentments slip away and a sunny spirit takes their place.

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