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away

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of away

  1. 1 not close in time or space <the store is far away from here> <Passover is still three months away> Synonyms distant, deep, far, faraway, far-flung, far-off, remote, removedRelated Words apart, devious, isolated, lonesome, nowhere, obscure, odd, outlying, out-of-the-way, retired, secluded, secret, sequesteredNear Antonyms adjacent, adjoining, contiguousAntonyms close, near, nearby, nigh

  2. 2 not at a certain place <he's away right now, but he should be back at the office next week> Synonyms absent, missing, outRelated Words AWOL, truant; departed, gone, retired; abroad, vacationingNear Antonyms accompanying, attending, participatingAntonyms here, in, present




away

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of away

  1. from this or that place <don't walk away while I'm still talking to you> Synonyms down, fro, hence, off, out Related Words apart, aside, elsewhere; abroad, afar, afield, astray




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