bear away

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Related to bear away: bear out, bear upon
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Verb1.bear away - remove from a certain place, environment, or mental or emotional statebear away - remove from a certain place, environment, or mental or emotional state; transport into a new location or state; "Their dreams carried the Romantics away into distant lands"; "The car carried us off to the meeting"; "I'll take you away on a holiday"; "I got carried away when I saw the dead man and I started to cry"
remove, take away, withdraw, take - remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"
spirit away - carry away rapidly and secretly, as if mysteriously
spirit away, spirit off - carry off mysteriously; as if by magic
whisk away, whisk off - take away quickly and suddenly
References in classic literature ?
It was such a pack of scoundrels that Bududreen led toward the north campong to bear away the treasure.
Cassy had remarked the young man from her loophole in the garret, and seen him bear away the body of Tom, and observed with secret exultation, his rencontre with Legree.
Tarzan again made his way toward the treasure vault, knowing that in a few hours his blacks would be with him, ready to bear away another fortune in the strangely shaped, golden ingots of Opar.
And so within a few weeks our little ladies from their observatory saw a mighty bustle in the Wilderness, when two-horse carriages came, and coachmen with favors, to bear away the twos who were destined to come back one.
They shout and gesticulate tremendously but cannot agree, and Rodrigo is about to bear away the exhausted Zara, when the timid servant enters with a letter and a bag from Hagar, who has mysteriously disappeared.
Let me draw one last picture before I close the notebook--a picture which is the last memory of the old country which I bear away with me.
Two of the guards she ordered to bear away Thuvia of Ptarth; the others she commanded to remain and prevent me from following.
It was in his mind to return again to Opar and bear away a still greater fortune than he had already buried in the amphitheater of the apes.
More than one savage rushed toward them, thinking to rifle the unprotected sisters of their attire, and bear away their scalps; but when they found this strange and unmoved figure riveted to his post, they paused to listen.
I'm not entirely convinced, but fortunately Al, the warm and responsible owner of Errington's Wilderness Island Resort in Northern Ontario, Canada, has his trusty garden rake with him to scare the bear away.
Resident attempted to scare the bear away by turning on the lights.