Definition - away

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away
  1. indicating continuing action; continuously or steadily; "he worked away at the project for more than a year"; "the child kept hammering away as if his life depended on it"
  2. in a different direction; "turn aside"; "turn away one's face"; "glanced away"
  3. in or into a proper place (especially for storage or safekeeping); "put the toys away"; "her jewels are locked away in a safe"; "filed the letter away"
  4. at a distance in space or time; "the boat was 5 miles off (or away)"; "the party is still 2 weeks off (or away)"; "away back in the 18th century"
  5. so as to be removed or gotten rid of; "cleared the mess away"; "the rotted wood had to be cut away"
  6. freely or at will; "fire away!"
  7. (of a baseball pitch) on the far side of home plate from the batter; "the pitch was away (or wide)"; "an outside pitch"
  8. used of an opponent's ground; "an away game"
  9. not present; having left; "he's away right now"; "you must not allow a str

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