Meaning of “come away (with something)” in the English Dictionary


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come away (with something)

phrasal verb with come us /kʌm/ verb past tense came /keɪm/ , past participle come

to leave a place or situation with the stated feeling, idea, condition, etc.:

I recently spent about 90 minutes shopping on the Internet, and I came away empty-handed.
Some 39 percent said they came away with a more favorable view of the candidate.

(Definition of “come away (with something)” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)