vamoose
[ va-moos ]
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Part of Speech verb
Origin + Etymology
Mid 19th century; Spanish from Spanish vamos ‘let us go’.
Synonyms
  • hurry
  • rush
  • hightail
Antonyms
  • wait
  • stay
Definition
to leave hurriedly or quickly; decamp.
Example
The burglar knew it was time to vamoose when they saw the police lights coming down the street.
Usage Over Time

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