Definition of awayness in English:

awayness

Pronunciation /əˈweɪnɪs/

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noun

rare
  • 1The fact or feeling of being at a physical distance from another place.

  • 2A condition of psychological distance or withdrawal from others or from one's environment.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in William James (1842–1910), philosopher and psychologist. From away + -ness.