Thesaurus > Related Words: get away

  Words related to get away

Related / Similar Words: get off, get by, get out, escape, break loose

 

Definition:
  • escape potentially unpleasant consequences; get away with a forbidden action; "She gets away with murder!"; "I couldn''t get out from under these responsibilities";
  • run away from confinement; "The convicted murderer escaped from a high security prison";
  • remove oneself from a familiar environment, usually for pleasure or diversion; "We escaped to our summer house for a few days"; "The president of the company never manages to get away during the summer";

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    Hyponyms: evade, break, break out, break away, shake, shake off, throw off, escape from, elude, bilk, slip, run away, escape

     

    Derivational Morphology: evasion, escape, dodging, getaway, lam, flight, escapee, escapist, dreamer, wishful thinker

     

    Anagrams: getaway, gateway

     

     
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