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make yourself scarce

informal to go away from a ​difficultsituation in ​order to ​avoidtrouble: Dad's really ​angry with you, so you'd ​better make yourself scarce.
(Definition of make yourself scarce from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “make yourself scarce”
in Chinese (Simplified) (为避免麻烦)避开,溜走…
in Chinese (Traditional) (爲避免麻煩)避開,溜走…
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