get away from

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See: elude, evade, leave, part
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For the first minute since his arrival I wanted to get away from him.
`And you cannot move at all in Time, you cannot get away from the present moment.'
GETTING away from it all is something we've all probably dreamed about, but just how far are you prepared to go to get away from the maddening crowd.