from a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is obsolete); "ran away from the lion"; "wanted to get away from there"; "sent the children away to boarding school"; "the teacher waved the children away from the dead animal"; "went off to school"; "they drove off"; "go forth and preach"
from one's possession; "he gave out money to the poor"; "gave away the tickets"
in reserve; not for immediate use; "started setting aside money to buy a car"; "put something by for her old age"; "has a nest egg tucked away for a rainy day"
out of the way (especially away from one's thoughts); "brush the objections aside"; "pushed all doubts away"
(of a baseball pitch) on the far side of home plate from the batter; "the pitch was away (or wide)"; "an outside pitch"
out of existence; "the music faded away"; "tried to explain away the affair of the letter"- H.E.Scudder; "idled the hours away"; "her fingernails were worn away"
used of an oppo
dead; "he is deceased"; "our dear departed friend"
be awarded; be allotted; "The first prize goes to Mary"; "Her money went on clothes"
destroyed or killed; "we are gone geese"
progress by being changed; "The speech has to go through several more drafts"; "run through your presentation before the meeting"
be the right size or shape; fit correctly or as desired; "This piece won't fit into the puzzle"
no longer retained; "gone with the wind"
give support (to) or make a choice (of) one out of a group or number; "I plumped for the losing candidates"
stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point; "Service runs all the way to Cranbury"; "His knowledge doesn't go very far"; "My memory extends back to my fourth year of life"; "The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets"
well in the past; former; "bygone days"; "dreams of f