Definition of


  1. (verb, motion) leave suddenly
    skip town

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Synonyms of Vamoose

decamp, skip

Alternate forms of Vamoose

Hypernyms: go away, go forth, leave

Origin of the word Vamoose

  1. "to decamp," 1834, from Sp. vamos "let us go," from L. vadamus, from vadere "to go, to walk," from PIE base *wadh- "to go" (cf. O.E. wadan "to go," L. vadum "ford"). more

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