Translation of get away in Spanish:
- 1verb + adverb 1.1(escape) (prisoner/suspect)don't let him get awayescaparseto get awayno dejes que se escape
fromsomething/somebodythere's no getting away from the fact that …escaparse dealgo/alguien1.2hay que reconocer or es un hecho insoslayable que …(leave)1.3(go on vacation)to get away from it allirse or salir de vacaciones1.4 (expressing incredulity) (British English) [colloquial]get away (with you)!alejarse del mundanal ruido¡dale! [colloquial]¡anda (ya)! (especially Spain) [colloquial]
- 2verb + object + adverb 2.1 (remove, take away) See examples: get that dog away from my petunias!anything to get the children away from the television set¡quita or saca a ese perro de mis petunias!we got the knife away from himcualquier cosa con tal de sacar a los niños de enfrente del televisor2.2le quitamos el cuchillo(put away, conceal)2.3(dispatch, send off) (message/signal)
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