Origin: American English, 1830s
NORTH AMERICAN absquatulates (third person present) ·
absquatulated (past tense) · absquatulated (past participle) · absquatulating (present participle)
leave abruptly.”some overthrown dictator who had absquatulated to the U.S.A.”
mid 19th century: blend (simulating a Latin form) of abscond, squattle‘squat down’, and perambulate.