Part of speech:
(Informal) To get on (a train) surreptitiously in order to ride without paying a fare:
To mow, reap, or harvest:
(Slang, former) To leave quickly; go away (from) hurriedly
To go away suddenly and secretly; run away
To fish by drawing a lure or baited hook over the surface of the water with a skipping movement.
To clear (a liquid) from scum or substance floating or lying on it, by means of a utensil that passes just beneath the surface.
To pass by a spring or leap; to overleap.
To leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself, often to avoid arrest or prosecution.
To jump, leap, or spring, as over a barrier or from one position to another, esp. with the help of the hands supported on the barrier, etc., or with the aid of a long pole
To tip or turn (a yardarm) into a position for lowering.
(Slang) To buy something or pay an expense:
Ricochet is defined as to bounce off a surface and go another direction.
To leave behind
To ignore deliberately or indulgently; disregard:
To leave out or exclude.
To pass over by a jump
To move quickly, appearing and disappearing rapidly; to be visible only for an instant at a time; to move interruptedly; to twinkle.
Gambol is defined as to jump and skip about playfully.
To flee is defined as to run away from someone or something to get away from something unpleasant.
Escape is defined as to get away.
To disregard is defined as to ignore or treat with a lack of respect.
To dash out suddenly; spring; dart
(Obs.) To go away from; leave
To escape, as from prison.
To use (a hawk) to hunt game
Truant is defined as to never do what one is supposed to do.
To drop is defined as to fall down, to cause something to fall down to the ground or to become lower or less.
To tend (cattle, etc.) while grazing.
Omission is defined as the act of omitting, or leaving something out; a piece of information or thing that is left out.
To be sufficient for (a need, for example); fulfill:
To meet or confront squarely or face to face
To remove obstructions or entanglements from; clear:
To be disposed of by sale:
To continue to do:
To dismantle and pack up for departure:
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