Definition of Go away

1. Verb. Move away from a place into another direction. "The train departs at noon"

Exact synonyms: Depart, Go
Specialized synonyms: Blow, Shove Along, Shove Off
Generic synonyms: Exit, Get Out, Go Out, Leave
Derivative terms: Departer, Departure, Departure, Goer, Going
Antonyms: Come

2. Verb. Go away from a place. "John will go away angry"; "The ship leaves at midnight"

3. Verb. Become invisible or unnoticeable. "The moon will soon go away "; "The effect vanished when day broke"
Exact synonyms: Disappear, Vanish
Specialized synonyms: Dematerialise, Dematerialize, Clear, Bob Under
Generic synonyms: Cease, End, Finish, Stop, Terminate
Derivative terms: Disappearance, Disappearance, Vanisher, Vanishing

4. Verb. Get lost, as without warning or explanation. "These cars won't go away "; "He disappeared without a trace"

Definition of Go away

1. Interjection. (dismissal) Command asking someone to leave them alone. ¹

2. Verb. To depart or leave a place. ¹

3. Verb. To travel somewhere, especially on holiday or vacation. ¹

4. Verb. To become invisible, vanish or disappear. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Go Away

go across
go after
go against
go against the grain
go ahead
go all out
go along
go along for the ride
go along to get along
go along with
go along with the gag
go ape
go around
go away (current term)
go awry
go back
go back on
go bad
go ballistic
go bananas
go bankrupt
go begging
go belly-up
go blue
go board
go bonkers

Literary usage of Go away

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Middlemarch: A Study of Provincial Life by George Eliot (1873)
"I meant to go away into silence, but I have not been able to do what I meant." his hat, said, with a sort of exasperation, " Good- "Don't be sorry," said ..."

2. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce (1916)
"He thought that they must be swallows who had come back from the south. Then he was to go away ? for they were birds ever going and coming, building ever an ..."

3. The Red Badge of Courage and Four Stories by Stephen Crane (1997)
"I will go away, because”— he accused them dramatically with his ... I will go away. 1 do not wish to be killed.” The Swede moved toward the door which ..."

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