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English verb: come away

1. come away (contact) come to be detached

SamplesHis retina detached and he had to be rushed into surgery.

Synonymscome off, detach

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP

Broader (hypernym)divide, part, separate

Narrower (hyponym)blow off, chop off, cut off, fall off, lop off, unsolder


2. come away (motion) leave in a certain condition

SamplesShe came away angry.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s Adjective.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)go away, go forth, leave

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