Definition - away

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away
  1. so as to be removed or gotten rid of; "cleared the mess away"; "the rotted wood had to be cut away"
  2. freely or at will; "fire away!"
  3. from a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is obsolete); "ran away from the lion"; "wanted to get away from there"; "sent the children away to boarding school"; "the teacher waved the children away from the dead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"
  4. from one's possession; "he gave out money to the poor"; "gave away the tickets"
  5. 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"
  6. (of a baseball pitch) on the far side of home plate from the batter; "the pitch was away (or wide)"; "an outside pitch"
  7. out of the way (especially away from one's thoughts); "brush the objections aside"; "pushed all doubts away"
  8. used of an opponent's ground; "an a

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