Translation of getaway in Spanish:


huida, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈɡɛdəˌweɪ//ˈɡɛtəweɪ/


  • 1

    (quick departure)
    huida feminine
    fuga feminine
    to make one's getaway escaparse
    • the thieves made a quick getaway los ladrones se dieron rápidamente a la fuga / huyeron rápidamente del lugar de los hechos
    • before noun the getaway car el coche que usaron (/ iban a usar etc. ) para la fuga
    • His helpful aide had the door open so he could make a quick getaway.
    • The suspect ran off, chased by the shop's staff, but escaped in a getaway car driven by an accomplice waiting outside the store.
    • A hero policeman caught the driver of a stolen getaway car by clinging to its door as it sped away.
    • Police said two stolen cars believed to be used for robberies and other crime getaways, were recovered.
    • The getaway van has not yet turned up.
    • Despite his complains, he actually enjoyed this high-speed getaway.
    • At the very least, you should want to make a quick, clean getaway.
    • Although he escaped in a getaway car, he was pursued by police.
    • The suspects then attempted a getaway on foot with the police officers in hot pursuit.
    • He wasn't the culprit, but he appeared to be the only person left in the room - whoever it was had made their getaway, and fast.
    • ‘How nice to meet you,’ Danielle muttered, searching her mind for a quick getaway.
    • Out of the corner of my eye I'd catch him watching, but when I'd turn, he'd make a quick getaway.
    • My getaway car was right there, covered with frost, across the street.
    • There was no chance of a clean getaway, rotten luck.
    • They were useful for flair and a fast getaway, if necessary.
    • The men ran off and used a red Ford Fiesta as their getaway vehicle.
    • A bicycle thief made a quick getaway after stealing his set of wheels in broad daylight.
    • Filipino police have arrested the driver of the getaway vehicle used by the gunmen.
    • We quickly sealed the ship and prepared to make a fast getaway.
    • Brennan points to the outside as a believer in clean getaways.
    • Roads, ports and airports were today coping well with the wave of holidaymakers making Easter getaways.
    • Do you yearn for a getaway from the hustle and bustle and put some excitement into your life?
    • Although we had an active vacation, Seattle's laid-back pace gave us a relaxing and affordable getaway.
    • This road is not spared even on holidays or weekends as it is the gateway to weekend getaways in that part of the city.
    • Roaring fires, home-cooked food and breathtaking scenery are only part of a romantic weekend getaway.
    • This does not have to be a long vacation, just a weekend getaway.
    • I took her shopping in Italy, and we went on weekend getaways because I knew she was settling.
    • Booking a cruise is easy, whether it is for your honeymoon or a special getaway.
    • It's like having a getaway without leaving your own hometown.
    • When planning holiday getaways, consider what's best for your pet.
    • Set amid the expansive dense forest of Singapore, it offers a getaway from the hustle of cosmopolitan life.
    • When you begin to feel stronger, plan a romantic weekend getaway with your husband.
    • Millions of people are heading off by road, rail and air today for a great British Bank Holiday getaway - despite a gloomy weather forecast.
    • Why not organize a girls' getaway or pajama party?.
    • Getting away for less is something that most people look for when planning their summer getaways.
    • It seems I'm prone to these quick getaways because I have a habit of thinking I can't possibly take days off.
    • The great Bank Holiday getaway started last night with millions caught up in chaos on the road and rail networks.
    • Unfortunately, like all spring getaways, this trip of laughs and fun in the sun is ultimately a short and abbreviated one.
    • The key to looking fabulous at the beach - or on a weekend getaway - is knowing which essentials to stash in your bag.
    • I decided to attempt to sketch what I had recently seen on a Sunday afternoon getaway in the mountains.
  • 2US

    (short vacation, break)
    escapada feminine informal
  • 3US

    (in race)
    salida feminine
    arranque masculine