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go away

 (for something)
1. to leave for a period of time. I have to go away for a week or two. Sharon went away for a few days.
2. to leave in order to get something and bring it back. Excuse me. I have to go away for a soft drink. He went away for a pizza. He'll be right back.
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go away

Depart, leave a place, travel somewhere. For example, They went away this morning, or Are you going away this winter? This expression also can be used as an imperative ordering someone to leave: Go away! It can also be used figuratively to mean "disappear," as in This fever just doesn't go away. [c. 1200]
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go away

v.
1. To leave a place: The pigeons wouldn't go away once the children fed them. Go away and stop bothering me!
2. To make an excursion; get away: We went away to the beach for a couple of days. I have to go away on business next week, but I'm available the following Tuesday. It's boring at home—let's go away for the holidays.
3. To lose all intensity or diminish in intensity: I took one aspirin and my headache went away. We emptied the garbage can, but the smell still hasn't gone away.
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I know it's unusual, but I've never been tempted to go away to the States to run," says Shinkins, who hails from Newbridge in County Kildare.
Smiles can hide the sadness, tears can be wiped away, but the heartache of losing you Dad, will never go away.
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And maybe he looked down the opposite way and saw the poverty that never seemed to go away at the far corner of the city.
We are going to do a cleanup in this area, so it is best you go away for a time if you don't want to get hurt," Moreno remembers the masked strangers announcing.
The years slip by but still you stay as close to me as yesterday, miss you, love Wife Sylvia xx Dad, Grandad and Gt/ Grandad Remembering you is easy Dad we do it everyday but missing you is something that will never go away, love always Jayne, Tracy, Mandy and their Families xx SPRING Sheila Passed away 15 years ago today.
A year has passed dad since you went away, you needed to be with mam so I knew you couldn't stay, think of you each day, the memories will never go away.
You may not love villains but CEOs are inclined to pay or pacify them so they'll go away.
Don't Go Away will will contain two extra tracks, although they won't be new Oasis songs.
THE traditional two-week summer holiday is dying out as families struggle to find the time and money to go away.
FAMILIES are being offered cut-price holidays to beat truancy - but only if they go away during school breaks.
Lee Cruddas, 17, student, Gosforth: I would stay in Newcastle if it was like this all the time, I'd only go away if the weather was rubbish.
Any music genre heats up and cools down, but what's more important is the fact that reggaeton and Daddy Yankee changed what can be played on mainstream pop radio - and that change will never go away,'' she said.
Parish priest Simon Hull, 29, from Perry Barr, said: "Sixteen year olds should be allowed to go away alone as this is the legal age of consent and you would hope that by that age they will have reached some sort of maturity.
THE CLAIM: Cooling eye mask to pop in the fridge before you go out then onto your pounding head the next morning to help make it go away.