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come away

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. detach, come off, come awayverb

    come to be detached

    "His retina detached and he had to be rushed into surgery"

  2. come awayverb

    leave in a certain condition

    "She came away angry"


  1. come awayverb

    to become separated from something away.

  2. come awayverb

    To distance oneself (from)


  1. Come Away

    Come Away is a 2020 fantasy drama film directed by Brenda Chapman (in her live-action directional debut) and starring David Oyelowo, Anna Chancellor, Angelina Jolie, Clarke Peters, David Gyasi, with Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michael Caine and Derek Jacobi. The film is a homage to the stories of Peter Pan and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. The characters of those stories are siblings who try to help their parents overcome the death of their eldest son. Come Away had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on January 24, 2020 and was released in the United States on November 13, 2020, by Relativity Media and was released in the United Kingdom on December 18, 2020, by Signature Entertainment. It is Relativity's first theatrically released film since 2016's Masterminds.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of come away in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of come away in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of come away in a Sentence

  1. Frederick Hess:

    It's hard to read the thing and not come away satisfied that they have done not just a much better job but a more thoughtful job, i think the result is something that is much more comprehensive, much more accurate and much less agenda-driven.

  2. Chris Johnson:

    A couple of the sakes brewed in America have been put into the us national sake appraisal in the last couple of years and they've come away with winning silvers and gold metals which means we're getting closer, my goal is to get sake more mainstream and not just to be served with Japanese food.

  3. Kym Illman:

    The vast majority of wildlife safari photos are taken from the top of a vehicle looking down on animals, we took the same easy route on the first couple of safaris and ended up with the same sorts of shots most people come away with.

  4. Katarina Johnson-Thompson:

    I've been tearing my brains out these last couple of weeks thinking I could get the world record so to come so close, I'm disappointed, i'm feeling very emotional. Obviously, I'm happy to come away with my first senior championship gold, I've never done that before, so I've got to take the positives.

  5. Andy King:

    A good interview — you know more than you do before you start. You should come away with maybe some of your opinions changed, you should certainly come away entertained — an interviewer is also an entertainer.


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