walk away with

walk away with
phrasal verb [transitive]
Word forms "walk away with":
present tense I/you/we/they walk away with he/she/it walks away with present participle walking away with past tense walked away with past participle walked away with
1) walk away with something to feel a particular emotion when you leave a situation

We can all walk away with a clear conscience.

2) walk away with something to win something easily

United could walk away with the championship.

3) walk away with something to steal something

Someone walked away with my purse!


English dictionary. 2014.

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