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    Falcon is offline Member
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    Arrow Whisked off

    Hi folks,

    What "whisked off" mean?

    I was reading a report when these words came accross.
    The text is: "Buba was quickly whisked off to the Guantanamo Bay detention centre where Gambian embassy personnel will be able to write a letter to him in 3 years"

    Thanks!

    Falcon


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    Re: Whisked off

    Rapidly moved from one place to another.

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    Arrow Re: Whisked off

    Is this commonly used?

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    Re: Whisked off

    Quote Originally Posted by Falcon View Post
    Is this commonly used?
    Falcon, 'whisked off' is commonly understood in North America.

    Cheers,
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