verbo[no object] archaic
Run away, typically leaving unpaid debts: the clerk had levanted before his employer returned from America
Más ejemplos en oraciones
- Clutching same, he levanted from Paris and headed for the US via London.
early 17th century: perhaps from Levant: compare with French faire voile en Levant 'be stolen or spirited away', literally 'set sail for the Levant'.