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steal away

verb as in elope

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Example Sentences

He must have been watching for it; perchance had heard that I sometimes like to steal away alone for a little ramble.

Admiral Bluewater dozes, and mother has permitted me to steal away.

Whenever a herd was near, Ruth would slip from the house and steal away to them in the night, A stampede usually followed.

At length, however, wearied nature could be charmed no more, and the company began to steal away by degrees to their repose.

He had taken advantage of the confusion occasioned by the figure, to steal away.


On this page you'll find 244 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to steal away, such as: bolt, break, decamp, disappear, escape, and fade.

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