away Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “away” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "away" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

awayadverb

uk   /əˈweɪ/  us   /əˈweɪ/
  • away adverb (SOMEWHERE ELSE)

A2 somewhereelse, or to or in a different ​place, ​position, or ​situation: Ms Watson is away on ​holiday until the end of the ​week. Keep/Stay away from him. Just go away and ​leave me ​alone! The ​sight was so ​horrible that I had to ​look/​turn away. The ​recentflood has ​swept away the ​footbridge. I've given away all my ​oldclothes to ​charity.UK Would you like ​yourburger to ​eat in or take away?

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

  • away adverb (DISTANT)

A2 at a ​distance (of or from here): How ​far away is the ​station? The ​office is a half-hour ​drive away. We ​live five ​kilometres away from each other. Life's so much ​quieter away from the ​city.informal Oh, it's miles away (= a ​longdistance from here).

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

  • away adverb (INTO PLACE)

B1 in or into the ​usual or a ​suitableplace, ​especially one that can be ​closed: Would you put the ​icecream away in the ​freezer? My ​grandparents had £800 ​hidden away in an ​oldshoebox.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

  • away adverb (GONE)

B2 gradually until ​mostly or ​completely gone: All the ​snow had ​melted away. The ​musicfaded away as the ​processionmovedslowly up the ​street. We used to while away (= ​spend) the ​weekends at my aunt's ​house in the ​country. We ​danced the ​night away (= until the ​night was over).

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

  • away adverb (IN THE FUTURE)

B1 in the ​future: My ​English exam's only a ​week away and I haven't ​evenstarted to ​prepare.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

  • away adverb (CONTINUOUSLY)

C2 continuously or ​repeatedly, or in a ​busy way: I was still writing away when the ​examfinished. Chris has been ​working away in the ​garden all ​day. We were ​chatting away at the back and didn't ​hear what he said.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

awayadjective

uk   /əˈweɪ/  us   /əˈweɪ/
(Definition of away from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "away" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

awayadjective, adverb [not gradable]

 us   /əˈweɪ/
somewhereelse, or to or in a different ​place, ​position, or ​situation: Barbara is away on ​vacation until the end of the ​week. The Jeffersons went away for the ​weekend, but they’ll be back on ​Monday.

awayadverb [not gradable]

 us   /əˈweɪ/
at a ​distance (from this ​place): How ​far away is the ​station?
in the ​future; from now: The ​wedding is still six ​months away.
in or into the ​usual or a ​suitableplace, esp. one that is ​enclosed: Put the ​groceries away before you go out again.
gradually until ​mostly or ​completely gone: The ​musicfaded away.
continuously or ​repeatedly, or ​actively: Chris has been ​working away on the ​car all ​day.
(Definition of away from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de away
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
by ,
April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

Aprende más 

Palabra del día

sample

a small amount of something that shows you what the rest is or should be like

Palabra del día

bio-banding noun
bio-banding noun
April 25, 2016
in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

Aprende más