spirit off


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Verb1.spirit off - carry off mysteriously; as if by magic
bear away, bear off, carry away, take away, carry off - remove from a certain place, environment, or mental or emotional state; transport into a new location or state; "Their dreams carried the Romantics away into distant lands"; "The car carried us off to the meeting"; "I'll take you away on a holiday"; "I got carried away when I saw the dead man and I started to cry"
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Richard Stillman was caught on CCTV taking two bottles of the spirit off a shelf at Aldi and putting them down his trousers before leaving the shop without paying.
Pioneering Spirit off the coast at Hartlepool Headland carrying the top side of an oil platform from the Brent Oilfield DAVE COCKS
What happens on the pitch matters most, but it is helped immensely if there's a good spirit off it.
We showed the spirit of the club on the pitch and, with the number of supporters turning up, the spirit off it.
The idea, Rosales says, was to show the spirit off at a variety of age statements.
Clarke said that the Ashes is an iconic series and the banter will never go away but it is important to play these games in an excellent spirit off the pitch as well as on.