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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theywalk away with
he/she/itwalks away with
present participlewalking away with
past tensewalked away with
past participlewalked away with
  1. 1
    walk away with something to feel a particular emotion when you leave a situation

    We can all walk away with a clear conscience.

  2. 2
    walk away with something to win something easily

    United could walk away with the championship.

  3. 3
    walk away with something to steal something

    Someone walked away with my purse!

See also main entry: walk

mic drop

the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it

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