guide away

guide away (from someone or something)

To lead, help, or direct someone or something in keeping distance from someone or something else. A noun or pronoun can be used between "guide" and "away." Please go out there and guide the kids away from that busy street. Once I saw the approaching crowd of people, I tugged on the leash to guide the dog away. The construction crew set up cones to guide people away from the gaping hole in the middle of the street.
See also: away, guide, someone

guide something away

 (from someone or something)
1. to lead something away from someone or something. I guided the lawn mower away from the children. Please stand there and guide away the cars.
2. to channel or route something away from someone or something. The farmer guided the creek water away from the main channel through a narrow ditch. We had to guide away the sheep from the road.
See also: away, guide
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The first thing many of us do after buying the latest and trendy electronic product is to turn it on and throw its user guide away...
"The Great Reckoning" is a clear-eyed yet tender critique of where we've gone wrong, and a guide away from the culture wars and toward the life of Jesus.
The force's match commander, Chief Supt Steve Neill explained: "Following consultation with supporters from both clubs the security barriers, used at previous derby matches, to help guide away supporters safely to and from the ground will be in place on derby day.
The force's match commander, Chief Steve Supt Neill explained: "Following consultation with supporters from both clubs the security barriers, used at previous derby matches, to help guide away supporters safely to and from the ground will be in place on derby day.
Even for those who have only recently returned to running, but harbour marathon ambitions, it's worth tucking this definitive guide away because its helpful, easy-to-read professional advice is unlikely to date.
Publishers expect to increase circulation from 50,000 to 300,000 by giving the London version of the guide away from this autumn.
Boro form guide AWAY from home Boro have proved too hot to handle all season.
Brush natural white polish on the nail tip and allow to dry thoroughly, then gently lift guide away from nail.