blast off for (somewhere)

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blast off for (somewhere)

To depart very quickly. The robbers blasted off for the sunset when they heard the approaching sirens.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

blast off (for somewhere)

in. [for someone] to leave for a destination quickly. I’ve got to blast off. It’s late.
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McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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The post U.S., Russian, Japanese crew blasts off for space station appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
MESSAGE Mark Kelly THRILLED Spectators at Cape Canaveral LAUNCH Shuttle blasts off for last time MAKING HISTORY Astronauts prepare to board SOARING Endeavour heads into orbit
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Nicholas wants to go to bed, but his house and neighborhood are so noisy that he packs a snack, puts on his space suit, and blasts off for the moon until things quiet down.
A SPACE probe which blasts off for Mars tonight will carry a microphone to eavesdrop on the Red Planet.
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