remain away (from someone or something)

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remain away (from someone or something)

1. To maintain a distance from someone or something. Make sure you remain away from that cliff—one gust of wind could send you flying right over the edge! She warned the children to remain away from the old man who lived on the corner of their neighborhood. I've remained away for so long that I hardly even remember what it's like in this city.
2. To forbear from interacting with someone, engaging in something, or using something. The judge ordered him to remain away from any and all financial business activities for a minimum period of 5 years. I want you to remain away from that group of kids, you hear me? They're trouble! I know that Susan is the wrong woman for me, but I simply cannot bring myself to remain away.
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remain away (from someone or something)

to stay away from someone or something. I must ask you to remain away from my daughter. I cannot remain away any longer. I must be with her.
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References in classic literature ?
Presently our meal came to an end; the misshapen monster with the pointed ears cleared the remains away, and Montgomery left me alone in the room again.
The nurse remains away for half an hour, and then gets uneasy at not hearing the invalid's bell.
"I support any such move provided that it remains away from riots," he added.
As per the team's official website, if Messi remains away from the field for a span of three weeks, he is likely to miss FC Barcelona's clashes against Inter Milan (24 October), Real Madrid (28 October), Cultural Leonesa (31 October), Rayo Vallecano (3 November), Inter Milan (6 November) and Betis (11 November).
It just right, I felt stomach turned by of Paul " Police took the remains away for testing and Paul and Tony were left none the wiser about what they had stumbled upon.
She suggested that residential areas should be kept at a distance from the commercial and industrial areas while efforts should be made to ensure that the noise from heavy vehicles remains away from hospitals, schools.
MAMADOU SAKHO returned to Melwood to start pre-season yesterday - but the defender's future remains away from Liverpool.
Mamadou Sakho has returned to Melwood to start pre-season - but the defender's future remains away from Liverpool.
August 19, 2016 (KHARTOUM) - Sudanese President Omer al-Bashir said he would step down from the presidency and remains away from politics at the end of his term in 2020.
The squad shows one change from the last outing in the fourday competition against Gloucestershire at Swansea, with Lloyd returning in place of Aneurin Donald who remains away leading the England Under-19s.
Jribi added "we are seeing to it that no institution, including the three presidencies, remains away from any administrative or financial audit."
Police rushed to the scene and taped off the area before taking the remains away for forensic tests to be carried out.
Bournemouth council said last night: "Measures have been taken to ensure the teacher remains away from the school indefinitely while we check the facts."
Stephen Kinsella remains away with the Republic of Ireland under-19s.
"As a matter of fact, it is of everybody's interest that Lebanon remains away from regional crises (...) negotiations are possible to exit crises," he concluded.