Definition of get away phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

Phrasal Verbs
  1. 1to have a holiday/vacation We're hoping to get away for a few days at Easter. related noun getaway See related entries: Types of holiday/vacation
  2. 2(British English, informal) used to show that you do not believe or are surprised by what somebody has said ‘These tickets didn't cost me a thing.’ ‘Get away!’
to succeed in leaving a place I won't be able to get away from the office before 7.

get away


get away from …


get away from somebody

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 to escape from somebody or a place
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: get away