away away  /ə ˈweɪ/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) not present; having left
  2. (adj) used of an opponent's ground
  3. (adj) (of a baseball pitch) on the far side of home plate from the batter
  4. (adv) from a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is obsolete)
  5. (adv) from one's possession
  6. (adv) out of the way (especially away from one's thoughts)
  7. (adv) out of existence
  8. (adv) at a distance in space or time
  9. (adv) indicating continuing action; continuously or steadily
  10. (adv) so as to be removed or gotten rid of
  11. (adv) freely or at will
  12. (adv) in or into a proper place (especially for storage or safekeeping)
  13. (adv) in a different direction
  14. (adv) in reserve; not for immediate use

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. You do away with those, there's $100 billion right there, before you look at any agency of government.
  2. Away, your market caps bound away 'Cross the wide Merrill Level III divide.

News

  1. A world away, technology helps Army dad bridge gap

    James Bridges was a world away, but that wasn't going to stop him from sharing this cherished moment with this wife.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Ocala Star-Banner

  2. Doug McIntyre: When the wife's away, this cat's over at Denny's

    The wife is away again - where does she go? - and that means I have to forage for myself, which is how I landed at Denny's at 11:30 on Saturday night for my first meal of the day.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Daily News

  3. Away With Geese Announces Partnership with 1% for the Planet

    Away With Geese joined 1% for the Planet, pledging to donate 1% of annual sales to support non-profit organizations focused on sustainability. (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10827293.htm
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "I expect us to compete for a championship," Bosh told ESPN. "I think both Dwyane and I, we both wanted an opportunity where right away we would be competing. : We're ready to sacrifice a lot of things in order to do that. It's not about the...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Chris Bosh Source: Kansas City Star

  2. He added, "My sense is that the tough fighting will continue; indeed, it may get more intense in the next few months. As we take away the enemy's safe havens and reduce the enemy's freedom of action, the insurgents will fight back."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: David Petraeus Source: The Epoch Times

  3. President Obama said today that his "recess appointments will allow three extremely qualified candidates to get to work on behalf of the American people right away. With more than 180 nominees still pending before the Senate, it's my hope that my...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: ABC News (blog)

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