(Sports) The swerving of a ball from a straight path of flight, as in baseball or cricket.
(Computers) A key used especially to interrupt a command, exit a program, or change levels within a program.
(Rare) The action of escaping or a means of escape
The ability to fly:
Used in the expression on the lam to mean that a person is fleeing law enforcement, possibly in hiding.
The act or process of picking up:
Find another word for getaway. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for getaway, like: break, breakout, decampment, escape, escapement, flight, lam, free and pickup.