bail out on
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- To abandon, or stop supporting someone or something.
2004 December 11, Faisal al Yafai, Owen Bowcott and Michael White, “Meet the DUP's new MP ... for Basingstoke”, in The Guardian, page Politics:
- But he's just kind of jumped ship. He's bailed out on Basingstoke as a town without even warning us.
- The verb and particles are inseparable.