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synonyms for take flight

  • dash
  • fly
  • jog
  • race
  • rush
  • shoot
  • sprint
  • travel
  • abscond
  • amble
  • barrel
  • bolt
  • bound
  • bustle
  • canter
  • career
  • course
  • dart
  • decamp
  • depart
  • escape
  • flee
  • flit
  • gallop
  • hasten
  • hie
  • hotfoot
  • hurry
  • hustle
  • lope
  • pace
  • scamper
  • scoot
  • scorch
  • scramble
  • scud
  • scurry
  • shag
  • skedaddle
  • skip
  • skitter
  • smoke
  • speed
  • spring
  • spurt
  • tear
  • trot
  • whisk
  • beat it
  • clear out
  • cut and run
  • dog it
  • go like lightning
  • leg it
  • light out
  • make a break
  • make off
  • make tracks
  • take off
  • tear out
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antonyms for take flight

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  • remain
  • stay
  • walk
  • continue
  • dally
  • dawdle
  • delay
  • face
  • linger
  • meet
  • procrastinate
  • rest
  • slow
  • wait
  • cease
  • halt
  • obey
  • serve
  • stand
  • stop
  • face
  • land
  • rest
  • stay
  • confront
  • walk
  • decelerate
  • slow
  • remain
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How to use take flight in a sentence

I take the Extream Bells, and set down the six Changes on them thus.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
Wycliffe translates the Vulgate: “And it as a modir onourid schal meete hym, and as a womman fro virgynyte schal take him.”
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
But it was necessary to take Silan, which the rebels hastened to strengthen, closely followed up by the Spaniards.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
And this summer it seemed to her that she never would be able to take proper care of her nestful of children.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
Where the dampness is excessive the fronds take on an unhealthy appearance, and mould may appear.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
Tell Lady Maude the candid truth, and take shame and blame to yourself, as you deserve.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
He was positive he had seen some one enter the room, go to the chair, and take the money from his pockets.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
They ran side by side across the yard to a roofed flight of steps that led to the printing-office.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
Madame Ratignolle, when they had regained her cottage, went in to take the hour's rest which she considered helpful.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
My one room,” replied that much injured gentleman, “was on the Coffee Room flight.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
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WORDS RELATED TO TAKE FLIGHT

  • abscond
  • bolt
  • break out
  • cut and run
  • decamp
  • depart
  • disappear
  • flee
  • get away
  • hightail
  • make a getaway
  • run away
  • scram
  • take flight
  • vamoose
  • vanish
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