stand·​away ˈstan-də-ˌwā How to pronounce standaway (audio)
: standing out from the body
a standaway skirt

Word History

First Known Use

1914, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of standaway was in 1914

Dictionary Entries Near standaway

Cite this Entry

“Standaway.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!