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get (away)

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in escape, get off

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getaway

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of getaway (Entry 2 of 2)

the act or an instance of getting free from danger or confinement
  • the bank robbers jumped into the waiting car and made their getaway

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The first known use of get (away) was in 1849

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“Get (away).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/get%20%28away%29. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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