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away

EN[əˈweɪ] [-eɪ]
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    Definition of away in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMfurther awayCOMmore awaySUPfurthest awaySUPmost away
    1. Not here, gone, absent, unavailable, traveling; on vacation.
      1. The master is away from home.
      2. Would you pick up my mail while I'm away.
    2. (following the noun modified) At a specified distance in space, time, or figuratively.
      1. He's miles away by now.
      2. Spring is still a month away.
    3. (chiefly sports) Not on one's home territory.
      1. Next, they are playing away in Dallas.
    4. (baseball, following the noun modified) Out.
      1. Two men away in the bottom of the ninth.
    5. Misspelling of aweigh.
    6. AdverbCOMfurther awayCOMmore awaySUPfurthest awaySUPmost away
      1. From a place, hence.
        1. He went away on vacation. ‎
      2. Aside; off; in another direction.
        1. From a state or condition of being; out of existence.
          1. (as imperative, by ellipsis) Come away; go away; take away.
            1. On; in continuance; without intermission or delay.
              1. sing away
            2. Without restraint.
              1. You've got questions? Ask away! ‎
            3. Being so engaged for the entire time.
              1. That's where tourists go to hear great Cuban bands and dance the night away. ‎
            4. At a distance in time or space.
              1. Christmas is only two weeks away. ‎
          2. Interjection
            1. (Northern England) come on!; go on!.
            2. More Examples
              1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                • The easement restricts construction and will keep cattle mostly away from sensitive streambeds.
                • So it was out and away to the road, place the call, punch a bunch of buttons ("To transfer funds, Press 9") in the liquid sunshine, while adjusting an umbrella to improve reception.
                • You can send away for a brochure about this hotel, if you like.
              2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
                • While the detective cases the joint, they'll get away.
                • He asked me to look after his daughter while he was away.
                • Voting for a third-party candidate sometimes feels like throwing your vote away.
            • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
              1. Adjectives
                • Adverbs
                  • Interjections
                  Related Links:
                  1. en awaye
                  2. en aways
                  3. en awayday
                  4. en awaydays
                  5. en awayness
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                  Meaning of away for the defined word.

                  Grammatically, this word "away" is an adjective. It's also an adverb. It's also an interjection.
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