Hyphenation of away

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Definitions of away:

Not present
Having left He's away right now You must not allow a stranger into the house when your mother is away
Used of an opponent's ground
An away game
(of a baseball pitch) on the far side of home plate from the batter
The pitch was away (or wide) An outside pitch
From a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is obsolete)
Ran away from the lion Wanted to get away from there Sent the children away to boarding school The teacher waved the children away from the dead animal Went off to school They drove off Go forth and preach
From one's possession
He gave out money to the poor Gave away the tickets
Out of the way (especially away from one's thoughts)
Brush the objections aside Pushed all doubts away
Out of existence
The music faded away Tried to explain away the affair of the letter- H.E.Scudder Idled the hours away Her fingernails were worn away
At a distance in space or time
The boat was 5 miles off (or away) The party is still 2 weeks off (or away) Away back in the 18th century
Indicating continuing action
Continuously or steadily He worked away at the project for more than a year The child kept hammering away as if his life depended on it
So as to be removed or gotten rid of
Cleared the mess away The rotted wood had to be cut away
Freely or at will
Fire away!
In or into a proper place (especially for storage or safekeeping)
Put the toys away Her jewels are locked away in a safe Filed the letter away
In a different direction
Turn aside Turn away one's face Glanced away
In reserve
Not for immediate use Started setting aside money to buy a car Put something by for her old age Has a nest egg tucked away for a rainy day

Synonyms of away:

adj distant
adj gone, departed, absent
adj away
adj outside, inaccurate
adv off, forth
adv out
adv aside
adv off
adv aside
adv aside, by

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