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ride off

To depart (from some place) by riding a vehicle or animal. A noun or pronoun can be used between "ride" and "off." The newlyweds mounted the horse and rode off along the beach. The thief used a crowbar to break the lock and simply rode the bicycle off. He said he would wait for me, but then he just hopped on the next bus and rode off!
See also: off, ride
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

ride off

to depart, riding something such as a horse or a bicycle. Betty said good-bye and rode off. We rode off, each one in a different direction.
See also: off, ride
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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One of them threatened him with a large piece of wood before stealing the 125cc bike and riding off on it towards Hillcrest Road.
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Judge Sean Duncan told Hoyle that normally breach of bail was followed by a custodial sentence "but I am satisfied your message on this answer phone of having been abducted by aliens was not an affront to the court rather a hangover from a previous message and it may not have been you riding off on a bicycle."