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English definition of “ride, drive, walk, etc. (off) into the sunset”

ride, drive, walk, etc. (off) into the sunset

to begin a new, happy life at the end of a story: At the end of the film, the pair of them ride off into the sunset.Succeeding, achieving and fulfilling
(Definition of ride, drive, walk, etc. (off) into the sunset from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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