For all your dictionary needs!
Tip. You can look up words, expressions, names, titles...
Header of fetch away

fetch away

Definition of the verb fetch away

What does fetch away mean as a doing phrase?


  1. [intransitive, now rare] To move off, come loose; to go off suddenly away (from) a given position.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for fetch away

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewNaval Text-Book. Letters to the Midshipmen of the United States Navy on masting, rigging, and managing vessels of war. Also, a set of stationing tables, a naval gun exercise, and a marine dictionary (1841)

They are said to “fetch away,” or “ fetch-way.” FID. A block of wood or iron, to support the topmast and topgallant- masts, ...

Google previewDictionary of Caribbean English Usage (2003)

by Richard Allsopp, Jeannette Allsopp

fetch away r& ...

Google previewA Compleat English Dictionary Oder Vollständig Englisch-Deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von --- Hrsg. U. Verb. Von Anton Ernst Klausing. Etc. 4. Aufl (1771)

To Fétch, aller querir, faire temir, petere, Férrying over, Pacion de passer, das Ue - afferre, holen, bringen; To Fetch away, berführen mit einer Fähre. - ammener, apporter, auferre, hinweg hoFértile, (ferrtil) fertile, fertilis, fruchtbar. len; To Fetch ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Slang and Colloquial English (1905)

Abridged from the Seven-volume Work, Entitled: Slang and Its Analogues by John Stephen Farmer, William Ernest Henley

To fetch away, to part ; e.g. A fool and ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for fetch away

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Video about fetch away

Fetch away Meaning

Video shows what fetch away means. To move off, come loose, to go off suddenly away (from) a given position.. Fetch away Meaning. How to pronounce ...

Share this page


Go to the usage examples of fetch away to see it in context!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary