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bottle (something) away

1. Literally, to put and store inside a bottle, as a liquid. I've started bottling away some of my own homemade beer, since it's actually cheaper than buying it from a store. A lot of people began bottling water away during the Y2K panic.
2. To hold onto something inside and keep it from being expressed or released openly, especially thoughts or emotions. If you bottle your anger away, it will only grow worse, and soon, you won't be able to contain it. Please talk to me, don't bottle away your emotions like that!
See also: away, bottle
References in classic literature ?
"What made ye throw the good bottle away?" he added.
Dinah Shadd dexterously whipped the bottle away, saying at the same time, "'Tis nothing to be proud av," and thus captured by the enemy, Mulvaney spake: -
Visitors to the shop are able to bring their empty shampoo bottles, along with other containers, for refills - instead of throwing the bottle away.
That same bottle has bellows-like "wings" (might have been better to call them channels) that direct glue that gets on the outside of the bottle away from the fingers.
"He's kicked a plastic bottle away. You kicked it away over there.
'Instead, he admitted that he drank the liquid himself after finding the bottle in a washroom, before throwing the bottle away,' Mohd Ali said in a statement today.
A DRUNK woman hurt a police officer in the groin as he tried to take her wine bottle away from her.
They will not throw the bottle away and will always remember from whence it came.
"It does happen, but I embrace it, I bottle it up and I throw that bottle away. Usually I'm singing a song in my head, if I stop singing it I usually start losing."
"It does happen but I embrace it, I bottle it up and I throw that bottle away.
"When he was ready to go to work, he threw the bottle away b at and he went to work.
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When another customer tried to take the bottle away, Kinsio allegedly produced a fixed-blade knife from his pocket and "aggressively advanced toward a female customer, threatening to cut her throat," police said in a statement.