Definition of “take to your heels” - English Dictionary

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take to your heels

to quickly run away:

When they saw the soldiers coming, they took to their heels.

(Definition of “take to your heels” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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