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drive away

to leave some place driving a vehicle. They got in the car and drove away. They drove away and left us here.
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drive someone (or an animal) away

(from something or some place) to repel someone or an animal from something or some place. We drove the monkeys away from the pineapples. We drove away the monkeys from the fruit.
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drive away

v.
1. To leave a place in a vehicle: We got in our car after the party and drove away.
2. To take someone or something away in a vehicle: The farmer drove the puppies away to their new home. The police drove away the criminals in their van.
3. To repel someone or something: We drove the bugs away with insect repellent. The smell drove away trespassers.
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Together, we are proud of the raised awareness and how much food and funds were donated from the Drive Away Hunger program and we look forward to continuing to create impactful and engaging ways to support this important cause.
Other programs that benefit from the Drive Away Hunger event include BackPacks, Kids Cafe, and the Community Kitchen Summer Feeding Program.
Woosnam, the former US Masters champion who will skipper Europe against the Americans at the K Club in September, has confirmed Drive Away will be part of his kit in 2006.
At the heart of the design is a series of precisely machined waisted connector pins designed to break at a load sufficient to avoid accidental failure during normal handling of a hose, but low enough to prevent damage in a drive away situation.
There are thousands of beautiful walks and attractions just a short drive away.
After the car has been repaired, customers can drop off the Enterprise rental at the shop, pay the deductible if any, and drive away in their own car.
As reported by the Nashville Tennessean for December 18th, the seriously wounded Buchanan fled, and Gresham "saw him drive away when he went outside in the parking lot.
Shortly after, Officer Rousselle spotted the suspect in his vehicle, stopped the vehicle, and attempted to question the man; however, the suspect insisted that he was going home and proceeded to drive away.
And 50 seconds was all it took to drive away the Audi A4 Avant.
Furthermore, THE HOLLYWOOD is a short drive away from many of the major film and television studios, and has a unique advantage with the Metro station around the corner to escape the all too congested Los Angeles traffic grid.
Leo Muller Chrysler Jeep Dodge, a leading Jeep dealer in Brisbane, has announced that their Holland Park showroom is participating in a Jeep Cherokee Sport 30K Drive Away Program.
to actually address homelessness and really drive away the nonsense, drive away the status quo and get to the common sense and dollars and cents,'' Mangano said.
Bavar got into his car and started to drive away and Miss Evans, who came from Anfield, put her hands through the open front passenger window.
Put just one pound down and thanks to a new free seven-day insurance scheme you can drive away immediately in a comfortable new car.
Kia is focusing its attention on a pounds 1 drive away deal.