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  • Away with the fairies ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Away with you
  • Beaver away at
  • Blaze away at
  • Blow away the cobwebs
  • Blow someone away
  • Blown away
  • Blue are the hills that are far away
  • Breed apart
  • Buy Opera today And make this banner go away ( Opera advertising slogan )
  • Calgon, take me away! ( Calgon advertising slogan )
  • Cart away
  • Children's shoes have far to go ( Start-Rite Shoes advertising slogan )
  • Come Away with Me ( Norah Jones album )
  • Come apart at the seams
  • Coming to a screen near you
  • Companion plant ( a plant grown near to another species to enhance its growth )
  • Dance the night away
  • Deep space
  • Distance learning
  • Distance lends enchantment to the view
  • Distance vision ( the ability to see distant objects )
  • Distance yourself
  • Do away with
  • Dream away ( )
  • Explain away
  • Fall apart at the seams
  • Far From The Madding Crowd ( Julie Christie / Alan Bates movie )
  • Far From The Madding Crowd ( Thomas Hardy book )
  • Far and away
  • Far be it from me
  • Far better for being near to you ( The Chesham Building Society advertising slogan )
  • Far cry
  • Far horizons
  • Far out
  • Few and far between
  • Fire away
  • Foreign exchange
  • Fritter away
  • Get away from it all
  • Get away with it
  • Get away with murder
  • Get away with you ( An exclamation of surprise )
  • Get away with you!
  • Get away! ( Lunn Polly advertising slogan )
  • Get carried away
  • Get your end away
  • Give the game away
  • Give the show away
  • Go the distance
  • Going away ( Going on holiday )
  • Hasten away
  • Have it away
  • He who fights and runs away, may live to fight another day
  • Hiyo Silver away ( A catchphrase from The Lone Ranger )
  • I was miles away
  • In the middle of nowhere
  • Into the wild blue yonder
  • It takes your breath away
  • It's a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done
  • Keep a safe distance
  • Light years apart
  • Lock him up and throw away the key
  • Look away now
  • Near and dear to my heart
  • Near death experience
  • Near miss
  • Near sighted
  • Near the knuckle
  • Near to one's heart
  • Ninth inning ( A baseball expression meaning an event or process is near the end )
  • Not Fade Away ( Buddy Holly song )
  • Not a hundred miles away
  • Oceans apart
  • Old soldiers never die, they just fade away
  • Out front. Pulling away ( Goodyear Tyres advertising slogan )
  • Out of earshot
  • Over the hills and far away
  • Pine away
  • Rain, rain go away, come again another day ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Rode hard and put away wet
  • Sail away
  • Salt away
  • Set yourself apart
  • Slave away at
  • Slip, Slidin' Away ( Paul Simon song )
  • Slip, sliding away
  • Slog away
  • So far so good
  • Soothe it away the Oraldene way ( Oraldene advertising slogan )
  • Squirrel away
  • Stash away
  • Take apart
  • Take your breath away
  • The apple never falls far from the tree
  • The dim distant past
  • The dish ran away with the spoon ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The ends of the Earth
  • The fruit does not fall far from the tree
  • The one that got away
  • The past is a foreign country: they do things differently there ( the opening line of The Go-Between )
  • The planet Zog
  • Throw away the key
  • Thursday's child has far to go
  • Thus far into the bowels of the land
  • Tom Tom the pipers son stole a pig and away he ran ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Twistin' The Night Away ( Sam Cooke song )
  • Up, Up And Away ( Jimmy Webb song )
  • Up, up and away
  • Up, up and away with TWA ( Trans World Airways advertising slogan )
  • Waste away
  • Wednesday's child has far to go
  • When the cat's away the mice will play
  • Whenever I feel the need to exercise, I lie down until it goes away ( Robert Maynard Hutchins quotation )
  • While away the hours
  • While away the time
  • Whittle away at
  • Wishing your life away
  • Within spitting distance
  • Within striking distance
  • Worlds apart
  • You can't get there from here
  • You've Got To Hide Your Love Away ( The Beatles song )

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