drift out

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drift out

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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drift out

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.
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A few moved on before the August 31 transfer deadline with others drifting out of favour.
And she was equally friendless on the exchanges, drifting out to a pre-race high of 9.
Members of the public reported seeing inflatables drifting out to sea off Rhyl yesterday.