Bolt and Hotfoot


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Bolt verb – To proceed or move quickly.
Usage example: the cat bolted for the food dish the minute he spied it

Hotfoot is a synonym for bolt in approach topic. In some cases you can use "Hotfoot" instead a verb "Bolt", when it comes to topics like move, run quickly away.
Nearby Words: bolted, bolter, bolting
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Hotfoot verb – Move fast.
Bolt is a synonym for hotfoot in approach topic. You can use "Bolt" instead a verb "Hotfoot", if it concerns topics such as move, hurry.
Synonyms for Hotfoot
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