GATE | GATE-CS-2015 (Set 1) | Question 65

Select the alternative meaning of the underlined part of the sentence.
The chain snatchers took to their heels when the police party arrived.
(A) took shelter in a thick jungle
(B) open indiscriminate fire
(C) took to flight
(D) unconditionally surrendered

Answer: (C)

Explanation: Both took to flight and took to their heels mean run away.

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