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Definition of "going away" []

  • The act of departing (noun)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "going away" in a sentence
  • "It was known at the minister's and at the doctor's, and at Miss Peabody's milliner shop, that Ophelia St. Clare was "talking about" going away down to Orleans with her cousin; and of course the whole village could do no less than help this very important process of taking about the matter."
  • "'I don't quite like my children going away from home, 'said the haggler."
  • "Coming in with his fastball, going away with his changeup, he yielded only one hit; a Mike Lowell single in the fifth broke up his no-hit bid."