Phrasal Verb 'Peel'

We have 5 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Peel'.

Peel away

Meaning: Leave a group by moving in a different direction

Example: Some of the crowd PEELED AWAY to get out of the crush.

Peel away from

Meaning: Leave a group by moving in a different direction

Example: They PEELED AWAY FROM the crowd and went down a side road.

Peel off

Meaning: Leave a group by moving in a different direction

Example: When the police blocked the road, a few protesters PEELED OFF and left the march.

Peel off from

Meaning: Leave a group by moving in a different direction

Example: They PEELED OFF FROM the demonstration when the police arrived.

Peel out

Meaning: Accelerate rapidly from stationary

Example: Fearing the police, he PEELED OUT in a cloud of tire smoke.