Getaway meaning

gĕt'ə-wā'
A place appropriate for a vacation.
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The definition of a getaway is an escape, or a fast start of a racing car, or a vacation, or a vacation destination.

When you have a car ready for you outside of the bank when committing a robbery and you then get in the car and drive away really fast, this is an example of a getaway.

When you and your family go to Florida for a week to sit on the beach and relax, this is an example of a getaway.

Jamaica or another popular vacation destination is an example of a getaway.

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The act or an instance of escaping.

Made a quick getaway.

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The start, as of a race.
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The act of starting, as in a race.
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The act of escaping, as from the police.
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A means of escape.
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The effecting of an escape.
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A vacation or holiday or the destination for one.
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Pertaining to an escape, as in a vehicle or plans.

They'd been discussing their getaway plans for weeks.

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Origin of getaway