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do a runner

UK informal
to leave a place in order to avoid a difficult or unpleasant situation or to avoid paying for something
Translations of “do a runner”
in Chinese (Traditional) (為逃避困境或付款而)開溜,逃離,逃跑…
in Chinese (Simplified) (为逃避困境或付款而)开溜,逃离,逃跑…
(Definition of do a runner from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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