- To place out of the way, clean up.
- Please put away the tools when you are finished.
- I put the clothes away so as to neaten the room.
- To store, add to one's stores for later use.
- Preparing for the worst, they put away food for the winter.
- (colloquial) To consume (food or drink), especially in large quantities.
- You wouldn't think such a small person could put away so much food.
- To send (someone) to prison.
- He was convicted and they put him away for 10 years.
- (now formal or literary) To discard, divest oneself of.
- (archaic) To divorce.
- (baseball) To strike out a batter.
- (baseball) To catch a fly ball or tag out a baserunner.
- (baseball) To take a large lead in a game.