awayday


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awayday

(əˈweɪˌdeɪ)
n
a trip taken for pleasure, relaxation, etc; day excursion
[C20: from awayday ticket, name applied to some special-rate railway day returns]
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The PM held the awayday to try to forge a consensus on her Brexit plan, forcing Brexiteers to ditch their principles and surrender any dignity they had.
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The acting isn't too bad and the soundtrack, featuring the likes of Joy Division and Ultravox, is probably the best thing about the film - but that's no reason to shell out for a cinema awayday watching this drivel.
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