This page is about the slang term vamoose
to depart quickly
- The kids heard someone coming, and one of them said, "Shit! We'd better vamoose before we're caught!"
- The neighbours called the police because the party was so noisy, and when the guests saw the cops arrive, most of them vamoosed.
Origin: from the Spanish word vamos, meaning "let's go"
If someone says "Vamoose, kiddos!" to a gang of kids, they want the kids to
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