Synonyms of take off in English:

take off


See definition of take off

phrase

1‘I walked up to the horse, but he took off at a great speed’

SYNONYMS

run away, run off, flee, abscond, take flight, decamp, disappear, leave, go, depart, make off, bolt, make a break for it, make a run for it, take to one's heels, beat a hasty retreat, make a quick exit, make one's getaway, escape, head for the hills

informal split, beat it, clear off, clear out, skedaddle, vamoose, hightail it, light out

ANTONYMS

stay put

2‘the plane took off’

SYNONYMS

become airborne, leave the ground, take to the air, take wing

be launched, lift off, blast off

ANTONYMS

land, touch down

3‘the idea really took off’

SYNONYMS

succeed, do well, become popular, catch on, progress, prosper, flourish, thrive, boom, turn out well

ANTONYMS

fail, flop