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take off like a bat out of hell

Slang definitions & phrases for take off like a bat out of hell

take off like a bat out of hell

verb phrase

To depart hastily; leave in a hurry; cut out (WWII armed forces)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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