come away

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v come away come to be detached "His retina detached and he had to be rushed into surgery"
    • v come away leave in a certain condition "She came away angry"
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Quotations

  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
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    “Courage is getting away from death by continually coming within an inch of it.”
  • Harold Schoenberg
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    “Anybody who gets away with something will come back to get away with a little bit more.”
  • Joseph Chamberlain
    Joseph Chamberlain
    “The day of small nations has long passed away. The day of Empires has come.”
  • Brian Tracy
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    “The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.”
  • Canon Lindsay Dewar
    Canon Lindsay Dewar
    “Every one comes between men's souls and God, either as a brick wall or as a bridge. Either you are leading men to God or you are driving them away.”
  • Sigmund Freud
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    “Neurotics complain of their illness, but they make the most of it, and when it comes to talking it away from them they will defend it like a lioness her young.”

Usage

In literature:

Come away, Barry; let's see where they're kept.
"Kilgorman" by Talbot Baines Reed
Several promising-looking young men had come and looked at the place and then gone away.
"A Dog with a Bad Name" by Talbot Baines Reed
Lorna did not come to see me, and, though I dreaded her coming, I felt miserable because she stayed away.
"The Heart of Una Sackville" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
Stay as long as you can; and when you have to go away, do not forget us, but come again as soon as you can.
"By Canoe and Dog-Train" by Egerton Ryerson Young
Then when the hunters are off their guard, or night comes on, they hope to be able to skulk away.
"Three Boys in the Wild North Land" by Egerton Ryerson Young
Brownsmith sent him to the workhouse, but he always runs away and comes back.
"Brownsmith's Boy" by George Manville Fenn
I say, don't you be miserable about coming away from home.
"Burr Junior" by G. Manville Fenn
I was not coming away from the enemy empty-handed.
"A Dash from Diamond City" by George Manville Fenn
It's cowardly to come away from my father now.
"In Honour's Cause" by George Manville Fenn
Come, throw away this wilful pride and obstinacy.
"The Adventures of Don Lavington" by George Manville Fenn
There, come away, and let him sleep.
"Middy and Ensign" by G. Manville Fenn
Here, come away, Mr Rodd; he shan't have anything now.
"The Ocean Cat's Paw" by George Manville Fenn
Poor fellow, he is in a great state of agitation, and blames himself for having come away and left him.
"On the Banks of the Amazon" by W.H.G. Kingston
I go away when voyage over, and live ashore like one gentleman till money gone, and den come to sea again.
"In the Eastern Seas" by W.H.G. Kingston
Several days passed away, when at length I saw Clement come on deck.
"Happy Jack" by W.H.G. Kingston
Three days of horror passed away without any ship coming near them, while several of them died from sheer starvation.
"Salt Water" by W. H. G. Kingston
Dat is, when mammy got in de pains, I run for de old granny on de place to come right away.
"Slave Narratives Vol. XIV. South Carolina, Part 2" by Works Projects Administration
Jeanne, guessing what he had come about, got up and went away with her child in her arms.
"The works of Guy de Maupassant, Vol. 5 (of 8)" by Guy de Maupassant 1850-1893
This Nona's mother had refused to do and so had gone away, expecting to come back some day when her husband relented.
"The Red Cross Girls with the Russian Army" by Margaret Vandercook
A man come out and shooed 'em away.
"The Man Next Door" by Emerson Hough
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In poetry:

A year there is a lifetime,
And a second but a day,
And an older world will meet you
Each morn you come away.
"The Wind on the Hills" by Dora Sigerson Shorter
O Everlasting Light,
Shine graciously within;
Brightest of all on earth that's bright,
Come shine away my sin.
"O Everlasting Light" by Horatius Bonar
I wake! Away that dream,--away!
Too long did it remain!
So long, that both by night and day
It ever comes again.
"The Two Locks Of Hair. From The German Of Pfeizer" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Sadly, sadly passed the maid
The fading dark hills over;
Still her song far, far away said:
'Come, O my lover!'
"Song" by Walter James Turner
My TO-MORROW, I mock you away!
Shadowless nothing, thou!
God's TO-MORROW, come, dear day,
For God is in thee now.
"To-Morrow" by George MacDonald
And then gentle whispers say—
"Isa, Isa, come away,
We have in our fairy bower
One sweet spray of orange flower;
"Isa In The Garden" by Alexander Anderson

In news:

Even so, he plans to sneak away now and then to see prospects for the coming amateur draft.
As the United States slowly begins moving forward and diversifying its energy production away from heavy reliance on both imported and domestic fossil fuels, these words come to mind.
Inches away from taking the lead, Penn State comes up just short.
That was fine and dandy with the Indians as they adapted early and shook off some rough patches to come away with a 65-49 victory.
The museum offers a guide to the island 's natural history and you can come away with some useful shelling tips.
Once Halloween has passed, and the spooky decorations begin to come down, don't just toss away your pumpkins.
Avoid these mistakes and come away a hero in your clients' eyes.
Big Spring's Retired Senior Volunteer Program is giving people plenty of chances to get away from it all in the coming year.
A few would-be throw away items can come in really handy this winter as you prepare yourself and your automobile for the cold months ahead.
All of Madrid's losses this season have come away from home.
Points were hard to come by in the first half of Loyola Chicago's matchup with Maryland-Eastern Shore Sunday, but the Ramblers found the range over the final 10 minutes to pull away for a 62-46 victory.
Looper comes away as a stylishly dystopian view of the future.
Another short punt led to Magnolia 's second score, this time coming at 9:48 in the half with quarterback Tanner Hanna darting through the line from one-yard away to make it 14-0.
People come from far away.
Peter Pan and Tinkerbell come to the home of Wendy and her brothers and whisk her away to Neverland -- a place where you never, ever grow up.
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In science:

The term “translation surface” comes from the fact that away from the cone points the surface can be covered by charts so that the transition functions are translations (z → z + c).
Unipotent flows on the space of branched covers of Veech surfaces
The collaboration XENON26 is preparing a 100 kg two-phase pro ject, with nuclear/electron recoil discrimination coming from the ionization/scintillation yields, and will exploit the position-dependence of the signals to define a fiducial volume away from surface contaminations.
Direct search for WIMP dark matter
As current experiments are more than four order of magnitude away from a full coverage of the bulk of supersymmetric predictions, the coming years may reveal that the ultimate sensitivity can only be reached by detector techniques that are now in a very early development stage.
Direct search for WIMP dark matter
They are located 300 m away of the Concordia station, in South-West direction to avoid pollution (wind comes from South or South-West most of the time (Aristidi et al. 2005)).
Site testing in summer at Dome C, Antarctica
The experimental signal11,12 would be two jets with large pT (since they come from the decay of a heavy particle) plus missing energy (taken away by the gravitons).
The Phenomenology of Universal Extra Dimensions at Hadron Colliders
During radiation domination most gravity comes from photons, they are the major source of gravitational potential so as pressure redistributes the photons, gravitational potentials get washed away.
Geometrical constraints on dark energy models
However, see §§4.2 and 5, below. 3 The flux over the surface of a sphere enclosing the particle is non-zero, and ‘flux’ comes from the latin for ‘flow’, so one could be forgiven for imagining something flowing away from the particle.
Frisch, Muller and Belot on an Inconsistency in Classical Electrodynamics
The unavoidable micromotion that comes with the excursion of the ion away from the rf-null of the trap’s center is responsible for about the same kinetic energy as the secular motion itself.
Single barium ion spectroscopy: light shifts, hyperfine structure, and progress on an optical frequency standard and atomic parity violation
While the cone size of 0.5 comes closer to the “true” Z/γ ∗ pT in the low pT region, it moves further away at high pT .
THE TOOLS AND MONTE CARLO WORKING GROUP Summary Report from the Les Houches 2009 Workshop on TeV Colliders
We observe that the test particle comes from infinity, encircles the string core once and then moves again away to infinity for β3 = 2.15 and β3 = 2.48.
Detection of cosmic superstrings by geodesic test particle motion
Dark Matter could be due to axions, baryogenesis could occur through leptogenesis (from the decay of heavy Ma jorana neutrinos with the intermediary of instanton effects) and the Dark Energy solution could come from a far away layer of physics.
Concluding Talk: A Theorist Overview on Particle Physics
How much of the halo comes from accreted structures? An ACS study by Ibata et al. (2009) of the halo of NGC 891 (a nearby edge-on galaxy like the Milky Way) shows a spatially lumpy metallicity distribution, indicating that its halo is made up largely of accreted structures which have not yet mixed away.
Structure and Evolution of the Milky Way
Other authors (Roberts 2007; Soria 2007; Gladstone et al. 2009; Weng & Zhang 2011) have suggested that the soft excess does come from the disk surface, but much further away than the innermost stable orbit, where the disk may be obscured or replaced by an outflow or a scattering corona (Section 4.3).
Ultraluminous X-ray Sources in the Chandra and XMM-Newton Era
In our simulations we vary the incident photon flux, which in one of our models is equal to the flux coming from a star 1 pc away emitting 5×1048 ionizing (i. e., with energies above the H Lyman limit) photons per second.
Numerical Simulations of HH 555
The photon flux in Model 4 is equal to the flux coming from a star 1 pc away emitting 5×1048 ionizing photons per second (which corresponds to an ionizing source such as θ Orionis).
Numerical Simulations of HH 555
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