ride off

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Related to ride off: ride out, out of whack, heads-up
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Verb1.ride off - ride away on a horse, for example
go forth, leave, go away - go away from a place; "At what time does your train leave?"; "She didn't leave until midnight"; "The ship leaves at midnight"
References in classic literature ?
But I am afraid you are giving it a turn which that gentleman did by no means intend; for he would certainly think better of me, if under such a circumstance I were to give a flat denial, and ride off as fast as I could.
I couldn't hear what they said, but presently Baynes brings two ponies and they ride off.
Casaubon could make some signs of his usual politeness, and Dorothea, who in the reaction from her first terror had been kneeling and sobbing by his side now rose and herself proposed that some one should ride off for a medical man.
Urbain said they must have the doctor, immediately, from Poitiers, and that he would ride off and fetch him.
A HUSBAND and wife team will ride off into the sunset after selling their equestrian business to the Pets at Home chain.
He tried to ride off but was followed by his attacker and hit again.