sneak away

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Verb1.sneak away - leave furtively and stealthily; "The lecture was boring and many students slipped out when the instructor turned towards the blackboard"
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"
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Convincing her to flee their fearful home life, son and mother sneak away in the night to the small town of Rocky Branch, where they find peace with her family.
After seeing the cop, these car lifters tried to sneak away at motorbike and went towards `Project Mor police picket.
There were so many people at one function that is was impossible to sneak away to avoid their unwanted attention.
Our previous birthday celebrations were wildly popular, but many of our best customers who work night shifts or who can't sneak away from their jobs for a specific hour could not participate.
While Carla goes off to her stepdad "George's funeral - even though she 'ated his guts, most of the time I'd 'ave happily danced on his grave" - Peter and Tina sneak away to a posh hotel.
Khloe finds an interview containing negative comments about her family hurtful; Kris gets Kim's pal Jonathan to sneak away with her to Sonoma; and Scott takes up karate to satisfy his couples therapy homework.
He worked diligently on applied mathematics but would sneak away to indulge in the seductive problems of pure mathematics.
Schneiderman, who is rumoured to run for governor, was even able to sneak away with her earlier this year on a 10-day vacation to Hawaii.
Sources told that a paramilitary soldier tried to sneak away but was killed by the gunmen.
The children in my care regularly try to pinch any treats from my bag and sneak away with my water bottle.
Here's your chance to sneak away for a short break in any of the 3 and 4-star hotels listed for only PS20 per person per night including full breakfast.
I'm sure if I climb through that binhole in the yard wall Then I could easily sneak away But I'm too scared to "escape" from this place All I can see is railway track Oh where can my little brother be?