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English definition of “do a moonlight flit”

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do a moonlight flit

UK informal
to leave secretly, especially to avoid paying money that you owe: When he discovered the police were after him, he did a moonlight flit.
Translations of “do a moonlight flit”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指為躲債而)潛逃,偷偷逃掉…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指为躲债而)潜逃,偷偷逃掉…
(Definition of do a moonlight flit from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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