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Skase

/ (ˈskeɪs) /
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noun

do a Skase Australian informal to skip the country while owing a large amount of money

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Word Origin for Skase

C20: after the Australian businessman Christopher Skase (1948–2001), who fled Australia after the collapse of his business empire, owing millions of dollars
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