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come away

verb (intransitive, adverb)
1.
to become detached
2.
(foll by with) to leave (with)
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  • Yet, for all my care, things were not merry in the house, and I thought it well to come away.

    The White Company Arthur Conan Doyle
  • It had taken courage, God knew, to give up everything and come away.

    K Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • "Then you'll come away with me and we'll make a home for ourselves," said Frank.

    Frank Roscoe's Secret Allen Chapman
  • I thought it best to come away, however, lest the affair grow into a quarrel.

    Micah Clarke Arthur Conan Doyle
  • come away with me somewhere where we can look it through quietly.

    The Avenger E. Phillips Oppenheim

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