give someone the slip

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give someone the slip [idiom]

To escape or get away from someone

give someone the slip - جیم شدن

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Oh no, look over there, that's my old uncle. If we go for a greeting, we’ll be late. Let’s give him the slip! Let’s go that way.

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English

Give somebody the slipinformal to escape from someone who is chasing you Somehow she’d given them the slip.

Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary

Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary - 4th Edition

slip / slɪp / noun (ESCAPE)

give sb the slip informal

to escape from someone who is following or chasing you

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Collins Advanced Learner’s English Dictionary

give sb the slip


If you give someone the slip, you escape from them when they are following you or watchingyou.


He gave reporters the slip by leaving at midnight.

Merriam-Webster's Advanced Learner's Dictionary

give (someone) the slip


Definition of give (someone) the slip



to escape (someone) to get away from (someone)The robber gave the police the slip.