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absent

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off

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at a distance

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not present

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not present

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used of an opponent's ground

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(of a baseball pitch) on the far side of home plate from the batter

from a particular thing or place or position ('forth' is obsolete)

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from one's possession

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out of the way (especially away from one's thoughts)

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at a distance in space or time

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in a different direction

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in reserve

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References in classic literature ?
Then thought he to himself, 'It will be a very droll thing to bring away such a fine bird in this shabby cage'; so he opened the door and took hold of it and put it into the golden cage.
Then he tossed the marble away pettishly, and stood cogitating.
When we fell to playing, after breakfast, on the second day away from the caves, Lop-Ear led me a chase through the trees and down to the river.
Sp'iling such a noble chance as this and throwing it away?"
Indeed, the little girl found it was as much as she could do to mount the stairs to the deck, and as soon as she got there the wind struck her so fiercely that it almost tore away the skirts of her dress.
'I want you to take me away,' she repeated with weary impatience.
If you don't send him away this minute I'll--I'll go and get married!"
The cherry-tree was dead, for its dryad had gone,--fled, said evil tongues, fled away to the town!
Take it in your hand, but if they ask you who I am, say that you do not know.' So saying, he kissed her, repeated his warning once more, and went away.
Had I kept my courage up to the level of the dawn, had I not allowed it to ebb away in solitary thought, I might have grasped the vacant sceptre of Moreau and ruled over the Beast People.
I am myself going away because it is dangerous here...
Before he was t'other side of the river I was out of the hole; him and his raft was just a speck on the water away off yonder.
He looked anxiously away towards the town and began to mumble.
Wolf Larsen barked a short laugh in my ear and strode away to the weather side of the poop.
Jo groaned and leaned both elbows on the table in a despondent attitude, but Amy spatted away energetically, and Beth, who sat at the other window, said, smiling, "Two pleasant things are going to happen right away.