Definition of “hit the road” - English Dictionary

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“hit the road” in British English

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hit the road

to leave a place or begin a journey:

I'd love to stay longer but I must be hitting the road.

(Definition of “hit the road” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“hit the road” in American English

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hit the road

infml to leave a place or begin a trip:

I’d love to stay longer but it’s really time to hit the road.

(Definition of “hit the road” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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