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Re: They booked.

Posted by Bruce Kahl on July 26, 2001

In Reply to: They booked. posted by Dorothy on July 26, 2001

: I know what it means ( they left quickly with out notice, generally criminals)but where has this originated?

Just a guess:
The mode of transport has been dropped from the sentence.
"They booked.. (a flight for Yemen)."