make off with something

make off with something
ˌmake ˈoff with sth derived
to steal sth and hurry away with it
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  • make off with — PHRASAL VERB If you make off with something, you steal it and take it away with you. [V P P n] Masked robbers broke in and made off with $8,000 …   English dictionary

  • make off with — TAKE, steal, purloin, pilfer, abscond with, run away/off with, carry off, snatch; kidnap, abduct; informal walk away/off with, swipe, filch, snaffle, nab, lift, ‘liberate’, ‘borrow’, snitch; Brit. informal pinch, half inch, nick, whip, knock off; …   Useful english dictionary

  • ˌmake ˈoff with sth — phrasal verb to leave with something that you have stolen They made off with our television.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • make off — verb run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along The thief made off with our silver the accountant absconded with the cash from the safe • Syn: ↑abscond, ↑bolt, ↑absquatulate, ↑decamp, ↑run off, ↑go off …   Useful english dictionary

  • make off with — verb to steal something and run …   Wiktionary

  • make away with — 1 she decided to make away with him: KILL, murder, dispatch, eliminate; informal bump off, do away with, do in, do for, knock off, top, croak, stiff, blow away; N. Amer. informal ice, rub out, smoke, waste; poetic/lite …   Useful english dictionary

  • Make It with You (album) — Make It With You Studio album by Peggy Lee Released 1970 Recorded July 21, Aug. 5 27, 1970 Genre Pop …   Wikipedia

  • Make It With You (Peggy Lee album) — Infobox Album | Name = Make It With You Type = Album Artist = Peggy Lee Released = 1970 Recorded = July 21, Aug. 5 27, 1970 Genre = Pop Length = 31:14 Label = Capitol Records Producer = Phil Wright Reviews = | Last album = Bridge Over Troubled… …   Wikipedia

  • make — make1 W1S1 [meık] v past tense and past participle made [meıd] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(produce)¦ 2¦(do)¦ 3¦(cook)¦ 4¦(cause)¦ 5¦(force)¦ 6¦(mark/hole etc)¦ 7 make it 8 make the meeting/the party/Tuesday etc 9¦(achieve something)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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