Translation of "run away to sea" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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run away to sea

also go to sea

(especially of a boy or young man) to leave your family and become a sailor

My grandfather ran away to sea when he was twelve. 我的祖父在十二岁时就离家去当水手。

(Translation of “run away to sea” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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