Synonyms of abandon ship
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evacuateIf people evacuate a place, they move out of it for a period of time, especially because it is dangerous.
• The residents have evacuated the area.
abandonleavecleardesertquitdepart (from)withdraw frompull out ofmove out ofrelinquish (formal)vacateforsakedecamp from
quitIf you quit a place, you leave it completely and do not go back to it.
• Police were called when he refused to quit the building.
leavedepart fromgo out ofabandondesertexitwithdraw fromforsakego away frompull out fromdecamp fromtake off (informal)pack your bags (informal)
• He vacated the flat and went back to stay with his parents.
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