Drift out - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
To slowly leave one place or thing. Because it was a rainy Monday morning, the students just drifted out of the room after the bell rang.
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to move out of a place slowly. After there was no more food, the people drifted out, one by one. The boat drifted out and almost got away.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive
When vehicles are travelling in parallel across multiple lanes this drifting causes a domino effect, with cars in the outer lanes forced to also drift out
of lane to avoid a collision.
The seven-year-old gave Lightning Strike a run for his money for a long way at Doncaster before a few unseemly errors saw him drift out
The seven-year-old gave Lightning Strike a run for his money for a long way at Don caster before a few unseemly errors saw him drift out