hit the road
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- (idiomatic) To begin traveling in an automobile or other road vehicle.
- If we're gonna make it by sunset, we'd better hit the road.
- (idiomatic) To leave a place; to go away.
- It's time for me to hit the road and walk home.
- (begin traveling in an auto): hit the pavement
to begin traveling in an automobile or other road vehicle