Get-away meaning

Expressing disbelief.

You bought that for twenty pounds? Get away!

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Alternative spelling of getaway.
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(literally) To move away (from).

Get away from the edge of the cliff!

Get away from me!

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(with from when used with an object) To avoid capture; to escape (from).

Surround the bank! Don't let the robber get away!

I almost caught the critter, but it got away from me.

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(with to when used with an object) To take a break from one's present circumstances; to journey (to), especially on holiday.

This place is really getting me down. I need to get away for a while.

Next weekend we're hoping to get away to the seaside.

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To start moving; to depart.

The train got away exactly on time.

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To slip from one's control.

I can't cope any more. Things are getting away from me.

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Sarcastically express disbelief, often to indicate that another's statement was obvious.

The surface of the sun is very hot.

Get away.

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Origin of get-away