walk off


walk off

v. (d; intr.) to walk off with ('to win') (she walked off with the first prize)

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['wɔːk'ɒf]
(d; intr.) to walk off with (she walk offed off with the first prize; 'to win')

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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