Meaning of AWAY in English


adj. Function: adverb

1 from this or that place FF1C; come away at once FF1E;

Synonyms: hence, thence

Related Words: forth, out, therefrom

2 at some distance from a place expressed or implied FF1C; he lived several blocks away FF1E;

Synonyms: off, over

Related Words: afar, far; apart, aside

3 without hesitation or delay FF1C; fire away when you see the target FF1E;

Synonyms: at once, directly, first off, forthwith, immediately, instanter, instantly, now, PDQ, right, right away, right off, straight, straight away, straight off, straightway

Related Words: momentarily, promptly, ||pronto, punctually; expeditiously, quickly, speedily, swiftly

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