flounce out

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flounce out

To move out of some place or thing in a bouncy or spasmodic manner. Jenna's annoyance was evident by how she flounced out.
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flounce out (of some place)

to bounce or bound out of some place. She turned up her nose and flounced out of the shop. She flounced out in anger.
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But former Tory leader Lord Hague said: "Flouncing out, just when the going gets tough but when the EU (Withdrawal) Act has been successfully enacted, will look like evading responsibility for choices that were inevitable just when important progress has been made."
It does just what it says on the tin - nipping you in at the waist and flouncing out on the bottom half, disguising any problem areas.
Where was the TV gold of yore going to come from - the unitard-wearing George Galoway licking imaginary milk from Rula Lenska's cupped hands, or pocket rocket pop star Leo Sayer flouncing out of the BB house over the lack of underwear washing facilities and yelling, "Get your hands off me, you b***ds" at the perimiter security guards.
PHONE lines between Buckingham Palace and the BBC are said to have been red-hot when the Beeb put out a trailer for a forthcoming programme appearing to show the Queen flouncing out of a session with American photographer Annie Leibovitz.
Instead of flouncing out on Miss Leibowicz she was her usual unfailingly polite self.
Like Diogenes of old, I go looking for a Man: not some bearded sob-sister flouncing out in his Birkenstocks for a nice soft brick of tofu, his balls annulled by Prozac and an assistant professorship.
Cue a plunge into depression and a flouncing out of the Twitter community.
"I don't do autographs," she said stonily, before flouncing out of the studio.
You can have him," before flouncing out saying, "I am not going to let that girl bring me down!"