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getaways

noun
plural of getaway

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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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get (away)

getaways

get back

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“Getaways.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/getaways. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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