skip town

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Synonyms for skip town

disappear without notifying anyone (idiom)

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Summary: Monaco's royal palace has vehemently denied a report that the fiancee of Prince Albert tried to skip town a week before their wedding.
But I still listen to this and think that one day I'll skip town, play this song too much on my road trip out West and give her a hug when I get there.
home & away XAVIER admits he heard Mink reveal the truth about what really happened to her stepdad, and she's so terrified he will spread her secret that she decides to skip town.
Not wanting to let a pro franchise skip town under his watch, Indianapolis Mayor Bart Peterson cobbled together a deal under which the city would impose a new tax to pay the vast majority of the project's cost, provided the Colts put up a small stake to show the city their loyalty.
New owners are so eager to fill their vacant units that even when they do perform background checks, they allow residents in who ultimately drive down their community's resident profile, do not pay rent on time, skip town during the night, damage the units, harass other residents and, eventually, must be evicted.
So the best solution, for some, might be to skip town during the U.
Ingram is expected to join KAIT in early June, and Fortenberry will skip town about 10 days later.
Henry rightly figures that he'll get killed when the bad guys track him down, so he and Carol may as well skip town with the loot.
They had no cars and little money to skip town on the fly.
Appraisal Institute associate member John Phillips recently followed a girl from densely populated Chicago to the great plains of Texas--one of the oldest reasons in history to skip town, he says--and is now working with a large Dallas firm, Crosson Dannis, Inc.
In the shame of discord, some of us skip town or otherwise check out.
He even admits that the opportunity to skip town did arise last summer but insists: 'I think I have something worth fighting for at Wrexham.
On the final day, however, it was apparent most attendees opted to skip town early.
One trick scammers use is selling low-cost items to gather positive feedback and then auction off a big-ticket item and skip town without sending it.
And so the dreams keep coming, filling his sleep with divine designs so new and troubling that another man might certainly skip town and head off the coming era of responsibility.