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English definition of “walk out on sb”

walk out on sb

phrasal verb with walk     /wɔːk/ verb
to suddenly leave your husband , wife , or partner and end your relationship with them: He walked out on his wife and kids .Ending relationships and divorce
(Definition of walk out on sb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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