Synonyms for slip away

Synonyms for (verb) slip away

Synonyms: elapse, glide by, go along, go by, pass, slide by, slip away, slip by, lapse

Definition: pass by

Usage: three years elapsed

Similar words: go on, advance, march on, progress, move on, pass on

Definition: move forward, also in the metaphorical sense

Usage: Time marches on


Synonyms: slip away, sneak away, sneak off, sneak out, steal away

Definition: leave furtively and stealthily

Usage: The lecture was boring and many students slipped out when the instructor turned towards the blackboard

Similar words: leave, go away, go forth

Definition: go away from a place

Usage: At what time does your train leave?; She didn't leave until midnight; The ship leaves at midnight