Examples of getaway in a Sentence
We're planning a weekend getaway to the mountains.
The resort advertises itself as the perfect island getaway.
Recent Examples of getaway from the Web
During the first robbery, on Oct. 14, 2016, Natson was the getaway driver.
In this case, too, Allen was the alleged getaway driver.
Young was not apprehended until months later, when the alleged getaway driver, Rafi Johnson, 22, was questioned by police.
In 1934, Crouch had joined up with the infamous John Dillinger and was Dillinger's getaway driver, his wheel man.
The getaway driver was described as a black men between 20 to 25 years old.
Police say Juan Silva, 32, was the getaway driver for two women accused ofstealing baby clothes May 7 from Marshall’s at Colonial Plaza on East Colonial Drive.
Motes and the getaway driver, John Flores, were each sentenced to 10 years in prison.
Samuels, the getaway driver, and Lee testified against Condell during the two-week trial.
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GETAWAY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of getaway for English Language Learners
: the act of getting away or escaping
: a short vacation
: a place where people go for a short vacation
GETAWAY Defined for Kids
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