get away

Definitions of get away
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v run away from confinement

Synonyms:
break loose, escape
Types:
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break, break away, break out
move away or escape suddenly
escape from, shake, shake off, throw off
get rid of
bilk, elude, evade
escape, either physically or mentally
slip
move smoothly and easily
run away
escape from the control of
escape
remove oneself from a familiar environment, usually for pleasure or diversion
Type of:
flee, fly, take flight
run away quickly

v remove oneself from a familiar environment, usually for pleasure or diversion

“The president of the company never manages to get away during the summer”
Synonyms:
escape
Type of:
break loose, escape
run away from confinement

v escape potentially unpleasant consequences; get away with a forbidden action

“She gets away with murder!”
Synonyms:
escape, get by, get off, get out
Types:
evade
use cunning or deceit to escape or avoid
Type of:
avoid
stay clear from; keep away from; keep out of the way of someone or something

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