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go/be run to ground

UK to ​hide in ​order to ​escape someone or something ​following you: He ​found the ​mediaattentionintolerable and went to ground for several ​months.
(Definition of go/be run to ground from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “go/be run to ground”
in Chinese (Simplified) 退隐, 躲藏…
in Chinese (Traditional) 退隱, 躲藏…
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