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Definition of Abscond

Abrupt
Abrupt
  ABSCOND   verb, intransitive
To 'move in a mysterious way,' commonly with the property of another.
 

Devil's Dictionarydefinition from:
The Devil's Dictionary
by Ambrose Bierce, 1911

Absent
Absent
Regular definition:
ABSCOND:
?b?sk?nd v.intr. depart hurriedly and furtively, esp. unlawfully or to avoid arrest. °°absconder n. [L abscondere (as AB-, condere stow)]


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