away with (someone or something)

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away with (someone or something)

Go away! Away with you—you're bothering me!
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away with something

used as an exhortation to overcome or be rid of something.
See also: away, something
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References in classic literature ?
And Rochefort went away with one of those diabolical smiles which used formerly to make D'Artagnan shudder, but D'Artagnan could now see it without alarm, and smiling in his turn, with an expression of melancholy which the recollections called up by that smile could, perhaps, alone give to his countenance, he said:
'Tairu also made away with one DSTV decoder valued at N9, 900; one standing fan valued at N8, 000; one DVD CD player valued at N5, 000; and a cash of N198, 000,'' he said.
"We got away with one. We won't be the only ones to get away with one before the end of the season."
At the SXSW Interactive Awards in Austin, Texas, the band walked away with one of the top prizes: best music website for 2010.with Bunnymen.com.
On every purchase of AED 200 across the mall, shoppers received a coupon to enter the raffle and potentially walk away with one kilogram of gold.
The group walked away with one bronze, three silver and three gold medals.
While changes in economy and technology take away with one hand, they give back with the other.
Our lucky winner will be able to ride away with one of Peugeot's latest scooters.The French company is no stranger to motorcycling, having produced its first machine in 1902.
"To get away with one coat, you need to apply the paint much more thickly, and that defeats the whole object."
Richard: "To get away with one coat you'd need to apply the paint very thickly.
Richard: "This one was slightly watery, but you get more for your money and if you put a lot of paint on your brush you could get away with one coat." 8 out of 10
The AMT takes away with one hand the tax treatment given by the other hand, and in the process, it unduly burdens taxpayers.
But now, to the delight of many small business owners, what Congress has taken away with one hand the Internal Revenue Servie appearts to be giving back with the other.
Sunderland manager Steve Bruce admitted the Black Cats might have "got away with one".
Maybe the second one he has caught him and the letter of the law says he could have gone, but maybe Chris thought the first one was innocuous and maybe we have got away with one."