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To leave or depart very quickly or hastily, especially by driving. The criminals sped off just before the police arrived. He sped off when he heard the teachers approaching.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
To leave or drive off rapidly: She hopped in her car and sped off. The ambulance sped off to the hospital.
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs. Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.