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"Get out" is an intransitive verb phrase which is often translated as "salir", and "walk away" is an intransitive verb phrase which is often translated as "irse". Learn more about the difference between "get out" and "walk away" below.
get out(
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An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to exit)
a. salir (of a building)
I can't get out of the house because the baby is sick.No puedo salir de la casa porque el bebé está enfermo.
b. bajarse (of a vehicle)
Jack got out of the car and went to open the door for Mandy.Jack se bajó del coche y pasó a abrirle la puerta a Mandy.
2. (to escape)
a. salir
After five years in prison, the criminal got out.Después de cinco años en prisión, el criminal salió libre.
b. escapar
The dog got out through the back door.El perro se escapó por la puerta de atrás.
3. (to become disclosed)
a. salir
When the real story got out, the public was shocked.Cuando salió la verdadera historia, la gente quedó escandalizada.
b. filtrarse
Despite efforts to keep the deal a secret, the details got out.A pesar de los esfuerzos por mantener el trato en secreto, se filtraron los detalles.
c. saberse
If information about her illegal business deals gets out, she'll likely be deported.Si la información sobre sus negocios ilegales se sabe, probablemente será deportada.
d. hacerse público
When the documents got out, his career was finished.Cuando se hicieron públicos los documentos, su carrera se terminó.
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
4. (to remove)
a. sacar
I could see we were lost so I got the map out.Vi que nos habíamos perdido y saqué el mapa.
b. quitar
If I can get blood stains out of a white T-shirt, I can do anything.Si puedo quitar manchas de sangre de una camiseta blanca, puedo hacer lo que sea.
5. (to cause to leave)
a. sacar
I couldn't get him out of the party.No lo pude sacar de la fiesta.
6. (to send)
a. mandar
I was able to get an email out to the colonel before we went out of range.Logré mandar un correo electrónico al coronel antes de quedarme sin cobertura.
7. (sports)
a. eliminar
The second baseman caught a fly and got the batter out.El hombre de la segunda base atrapó un fly y eliminó al bateador.
8. (to utter)
a. decir
Larry was so stunned that he could barely get a word out.Larry estaba tan pasmado que apenas podía decir una palabra.
9. (to send for) (United Kingdom)
a. hacer venir
It'll cost a fortune to get a plumber out at this time of night.Va a costar un dineral hacer venir a un plomero a estas horas de la noche.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
10. (go away)
a. fuera de aquí
Get out! I don't want to see you!¡Fuera de aquí! ¡No quiero verte!
11.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(used to express disbelief)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. dale
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Get out! Carl would never do a thing like that.¡Dale! Carl jamás haría algo así.
b. anda ya
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Cameron Diaz came into the restaurant you were in? Get out!¿Que Cameron Diaz entró en el restaurante donde estabas? ¡Anda ya!
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walk away(
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An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to move off)
a. irse
When I went up to her to say hello, she turned around and walked away.Cuando me acerqué para saludarla, se dio la vuelta y se fue.
b. marcharse
It's so unlike Tom to walk away from the party without saying good-bye.Qué raro que Tom se marchara de la fiesta sin despedirse.
c. alejarse
I saw Jan walk away from her friends and make for the station.Vi que Jan se alejaba de sus amigos y se dirigía hacia la estación.
2. (to abandon a situation)
a. marcharse
I was so fed up with my job I just walked away one day without saying anything.Estaba tan harta de mi trabajo que un día agarré y me marché sin decir nada.
3. (to refuse to deal with; often used with "from")
a. desentenderse de
I know he's a very difficult person, but he's my father, and I could never walk away from him.Sé que es una persona muy difícil, pero es mi padre y yo sería incapaz de desentenderme de él.
4. (to be uninjured)
a. salir
The passenger in the vehicle was killed, but the driver walked away unhurt.El pasajero que iba en el vehículo murió, pero el chofer salió ileso.
b. salir ileso
It's incredible that he could walk away from such a terrible accident.Es increíble que saliera ileso de un accidente tan terrible.
5. (to win; used with "with")
a. llevarse
This movie walked away with just about every award going.Esta película se llevó casi todos los galardones posibles.
6. (to steal; used with "with")
a. llevarse
It was raining outside, so she walked away with someone else's umbrella pretending that it was hers.Fuera llovía, así que se llevó el paraguas de otra persona fingiendo que era suyo.
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