walk off

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walk off (third-person singular simple present walks off, present participle walking off, simple past and past participle walked off)

  1. (transitive) To recover from (a minor injury) or digest (a large meal) by walking around.
    It doesn't feel too bad. Let me walk it off.
  2. (transitive) To measure a distance by walking, as by counting paces or extending a measuring tape or rope.
  3. (intransitive) To flee or abandon.