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1a toda prisarápidamente
1ir volandoir corriendoI hotfooted downtown — me fui volando / corriendo al centro
- In no mood to argue, I hotfooted it off the train at the next station.
- Kieran Richardson's blip will disappear off Lord Ferg's radar when he hotfoots it to Everton in the summer.
- There are never any guarantees, she could hotfoot it today and be back in court tomorrow morning, but this is a golden opportunity for her.
- Finally Mary admits she said to Lela that she thought perhaps Tommy had something to do with the dead body, and that is when the frightened girl hotfoots it out of there.
- They had hotfooted it north in their hundreds to record the first sighting of a rare Snowy Egret on the Isle of Seil, near Oban.
- Sometimes our guards have to hotfoot it over to Buckley with extra shotguns and rifles.
- Little town blues need melting away, so he hotfoots it for the bright lights and big cities.
- Mildly depressed, Taylor hotfooted it to Caithness for a bit of regenerative soul searching, and was introduced to MacKay through a mutual friend.
- The campaigners hotfoot it back through Bournemouth, past the still-chanting crowd of protesters.
1to hotfoot it — ir volando / corriendo
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