make yourself scarce

make yourself scarce
make yourself scarce phrase
to stay away from a particular place in order to avoid a difficult or embarrassing situation

Dad’s pretty mad – you’d better make yourself scarce.

Thesaurus: absent, lost and unavailablesynonym
Main entry: scarce

* * *

make yourself scarce
informal : to leave so that you will not be seen in a certain place

You'd better make yourself scarce before my parents get home.

• • •
Main Entry:scarce

* * *

ˌmake yourself ˈscarce idiom
(informal) to leave somewhere and stay away for a time in order to avoid an unpleasant situation

I could see he was annoyed so I made myself scarce.

Main entry:scarceidiom

Useful english dictionary. 2012.