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zoom off

To leave or depart very quickly or hastily, especially by driving. The criminals zoomed off just before the police arrived. He zoomed off as soon as the light turned green.
See also: off, zoom
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

zoom off

to leave in a hurry. Sorry, I have to zoom off. We will zoom off soon.
See also: off, zoom
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

zoom off

v.
To leave or drive off rapidly: They just zoomed off without saying goodbye. I zoomed off in my sports car.
See also: off, zoom
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.

zoom off

verb
See zoom
See also: off, zoom
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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