French leave

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an abrupt and unannounced departure (without saying farewell)

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Josh Guerriero soon had French Leave at the head of affairs in the 2m1f amateur riders' handicap hurdle and the combination maintained the gallop all the way to the line to beat Tarabela.
The cook - who has starred in TV shows French Leave and Return of the Chef, as well as Britain's Best Dish and I'm A Celebrity .
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She stood in front of her drive gates and refused to let Comet engineer Peter French leave.
Hammoutene's scheme starts where the bandes dessinees (strip cartoons) so beloved of the French leave off, for woven around the idea of animation, it allows you a succession of animated frames.
Among his best - loved books are Leave It to Psmith (1923), Jeeves (1925), The Code of the Woosters (1938), French Leave (1956), and The Plot That Thickened (1973).