Origin of getaway
Examples from the Web for getaway
They tried to continue their getaway but had to quickly abandon their vehicle on the Rue de Meaux in the 19th.
After he allegedly unloaded on the cops, Brinsley attempted to make a getaway to a nearby subway.Alleged Cop Killer Ismaaiyl Brinsley Had a Death Wish|M.L. Nestel|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Getaway Car is lousy with these throwaway lines and asides.
Excerpted from The Getaway Car: A Donald Westlake Nonfiction Miscellany.
This would give his gang plenty of time to rob the bank and make their getaway.
Mebbe I was afraid she'd throw it at me when I was making my getaway.Somewhere in Red Gap|Harry Leon Wilson
"Sure, three can make a getaway easier than one," O'Malley said.A Yankee Flier Over Berlin|Al Avery
"I'm going to make a getaway to-night," declared Matt firmly.Motor Matt's Daring, or, True to His Friends|Stanley R. Matthews
He had enough sense not to try to make his getaway in his own machine or Treving's.The Gray Mask|Wadsworth Camp
But you didn't shoot straight enough, and you didn't fix it so you could make your getaway.Mavericks|William MacLeod Raine