Predicate: hightail

Roleset id: hightail.01 , leave in a hurry, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

hightail.01: HIGHTAIL-V NOTES: Frames file for 'hightail' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from hightail.01-v predicate notes)


hightail (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: entity leaving
        Arg1-PPT: place left
        Arg2-VSP: fixed: 'it'

Example: gettin' outta Dodge

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: gerund

        The scene opens with pinstripe-suited executives -- Easterners, obviously -- glued [*] to cellular phones and hightailing it out of town in chauffeur-driven limousines.

        Arg0: pinstripe-suited executives
        Rel: hightailing
        Arg2: it
        Arg1: out of town
        Argm-loc: in chauffeur-driven limousines