Meaning: to leave a placeSynonym: escape
- get away I had the fish on the line, but just as I was getting it out of the water, it fell back in and got away.
- get away I wanted to join you for dinner, but I just couldn't get away. There was too much going on in the office.
- get away from sth We left the pub to get away from the noise.
After robbing the bank, the thieves got away and spent the next few days