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make a getaway

To escape. We made a getaway before the police arrived and found us at the scene of the crime. We need to make a getaway before Great-Aunt Mildred arrives, or else we'll be stuck listening to her for hours!
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getaway

(ˈgetəwe)
1. n. an escape from the law. (Originally underworld.) There was no time to make a getaway, so we had to talk to Mrs. Wilson.
2. n. a place to escape to; a hideaway. The lover had a little hideaway in a small town on the state line.
3. n. a quick vacation. What you need is a weekend getaway.
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Additional details about the "Great Getaways Sale" can be found at princess.
Set to take place at the Grand Wailea Resort in Maui from December 4 - 8, 2014, Dream Getaway is a bi-annual vacation incentive offered to Talk Fusion Associates who achieve the rank of Diamond or above during the qualification period.
9 to 15, 2012 on Getaways packages for two or more nights for travel 10/9/12 --12/12/12 (holiday and other blackout dates apply), a child flies and stays for free.
In a controllable event, if airfare, hotel and/or car price goes up at rebooking, JetBlue Getaways will rebook the airfare to the same destination for dates set by the airline at no additional fee and waive any additional hotel/car penalties and/or increases in price for the same destination.
The partnership is offering complimentary JetBlue Concierge services to customers acquiring a Getaways vacation package at www.
Like other Groupon deals, Groupon Getaways members can buy a travel voucher that can be redeemed within a certain period - typically a year, but based on availability - without committing to a vacation date.
The unique characteristics of the Scorpio Getaway -ruggedness, power and the inherent ability to conquer all kinds of terrain - will find synergies with this brave force.
A recent top 10 list of getaways around the globe from MSNBC (www.
To make their getaways even more of a custom-designed treat, many travelers are joining concierge clubs that provide access to a variety of special requests for food, entertainment and services wherever globe-trotting members find themselves.
Wheelchair Getaways of Gulfport currently offers Dodge Grand Caravans with IMS conversion.
And more Americans than ever are crazy for short cruises, making quick getaways another hot segment for the industry, according to CLIA.
Like all Groupon Getaways offers, the Haunted Getaways are available for a limited period of time.
JetBlue has a new airfare children traveling on Getaways Vacation Packages JetBlue Getaways, the airline's comprehensive, service-oriented vacation package program, announced a special two-day offer to pick up the tab on 100 percent of the base airfare (that's everything but the government taxes/fees) for up to two children per room, ages two to 11, traveling on a Getaways vacation package with at least one adult in the room.
low-cost carrier JetBlue's vacation package system JetBlue Getaways (NASDAQ: JBLU) said that members of its TrueBlue customer loyalty program can now book Getaways vacations atwww.
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