skip off(redirected from skipped off)
To leave or depart hastily so as to avoid or make off with something. I called in sick so we could skip off to Coney Island for the afternoon. That bird just skipped off with one of my French fries!
skip off (with something)
Fig. to leave and take something with one. The little kid with the freckles skipped off with a candy bar. He took the candy bar I offered him and skipped off.
To leave hastily, especially to avoid a problem or a responsibility: The students skipped off to the beach for the afternoon.