The Word 'ESCAPE'

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Meanings Of The Word 'Escape'

Escape (noun)

definition:
the act of escaping physically

example:
"I made my escape from the mental hospital."

Synonyms

Flight

Escape (noun)

definition:
a means or way of getting out of a situation or physical restraints

example:
"The escape from the forest was hard work."

Escape (noun)

definition:
an avoidance of danger or difficulty

example:
"that was a narrow escape"

Escape (noun)

definition:
an inclination to retreat from unpleasant realities through diversion or fantasy

example:
"Romantic novels are my escape from the stress of daily life."

Synonyms

Escapism

Escape (noun)

definition:
nonperformance of something distasteful (as by deceit or trickery) that you are supposed to do

Synonyms

Evasion

Escape (noun)

definition:
a valve in a container in which pressure can build up (as a steam boiler)

Escape (noun)

definition:
the discharge of a fluid from some container

example:
"they tried to stop the escape of gas from the damaged pipe"

Synonyms

Leak Leakage Outflow

Escape (noun)

definition:
a plant originally cultivated but now growing wild

Escape (verb)

definition:
issue or leak, as from a small opening

example:
"Gas escaped into the bedroom"

Escape (verb)

definition:
fail to experience

Synonyms

Miss

Escape (verb)

definition:
escape potentially unpleasant consequences

Escape (verb)

definition:
run away from confinement

example:
"The convicted murderer escaped from a high security prison"

Escape (verb)

definition:
flee

Escape (verb)

definition:
remove oneself from a familiar environment, usually for pleasure or diversion

example:
"We escaped to our summer house for a few days"

Synonyms

Get Away

Escape (verb)

definition:
be incomprehensible to

example:
"escape understanding by"

Synonyms

Elude

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