slip away

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To disappear

When Liverpool scored a third goal, their hopes of winning slipped away forever.

to pass quickly, almost unnoticed

The months slipped away and became years.

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

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

To die

He slipped away quietly in his sleep.

leave furtively and stealthily; "The lecture was boring and many students slipped out when the instructor turned towards the blackboard"
slip away


    slip a·way

    Türkische aussprache

    slîp ıwey


    /ˈsləp əˈwā/ /ˈslɪp əˈweɪ/


    [ 'slip ] (verb.) 14th century. Middle English slippen, from Middle Dutch or Middle Low German; akin to Middle High German slipfen to slide, Old High German slIfan to smooth, and perhaps to Greek olibros slippery.

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