noun see bug out

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bugout — /bug owt /, n. 1. Mil. Slang. a hasty retreat from combat, esp. in defiance of orders. 2. Slang. a person who absents himself or herself from duties or obligations. [1950 55; n. use of v. phrase bug out leave] * * * …   Universalium

  • bugout — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun ( s) Etymology: bug out : an act or instance of bugging out; also : deserter * * * /bug owt /, n. 1. Mil. Slang. a hasty retreat from combat, esp. in defiance of orders …   Useful english dictionary

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  • bug out — intransitive verb Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1950 1. to retreat during a military action; especially to flee in panic 2. to depart especially in a hurry • bugout noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • 临阵脱逃 — línzhèn tuōtáo (1) [flee before battlebegins; run away on going into war; desert on the eve of a battle; turn the corner]∶军人逃离战场。 比喻遇事畏缩不前 (2) [bugout]∶指在枪林弹雨中潜逃 不是半途溃散, 便是临阵脱逃。 清·佚名《官场维新记》 …   Advanced Chinese dictionary

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