[ stand-uh-wey ]
/ ˈstænd əˌweɪ /
(of a garment) designed or constructed to stand upright or extend outward from the body: a standaway collar.
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What does “yare” mean?
Origin of standaway
First recorded in 1935–40; adj. use of verb phrase stand away
Words nearby standaway
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