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  1. hightail(verb)

    leave as fast as possible

    "We hightailed it when we saw the police walking in"


  1. hightail(Verb)

    To retreat quickly.

  2. Origin: Refers to behavior of fleeing animals, such as deer, that raise their tail when running away.


  1. Hightail

    Hightail, formerly YouSendIt, provides tools that empower you to share and control your content like a professional. They are the easiest way to securely share, store, manage and keep tabs on your digital content. They have been amongst the most successful companies in their space by delivering the simplicity of a consumer application but with the security and reliability of expensive enterprise solutions. The company has over 40 million registered users in 193 countries and active usage in 98% of the Fortune 500. The company’s services span from simple file sharing to a comprehensive content collaboration suite that allows users across an entire organization (inside and outside the firewall) to securely share content, sign documents, and access files from any mobile device or PC.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hightail in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hightail in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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