come away from

phrasal verb
came away from; come away from; coming away from; comes away from

Definition of come away from

: to move away from (an area, place, etc.) The guard told him to come away from the door. often used figurativelyMost readers come away from the book feeling reassured.It was a difficult experience, but she came away from it a stronger and more confident person.

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“Come away from.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/come%20away%20from. Accessed 8 Jul. 2020.

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