move away - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [intransitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theymove away
he/she/itmoves away
present participlemoving away
past tensemoved away
past participlemoved away
  1. to stop living in one place and go to live in another

    ‘They’ve moved away,’ said the old man in the garden. ‘I don’t know where to.’

See also main entry: move