Escape and Fleeing


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Escape noun – The act or an instance of getting free from danger or confinement.
Fleeing and escape are semantically related. in getaway topic. In some cases you can use "Fleeing" instead a noun "Escape".
Nearby Words: escaped, escaping, escapee, escapism, escapement
Synonyms for Escape


Defintions of Fleeing not found.
Escape and fleeing are semantically related. You can use "Escape" instead the word "Fleeing" as a verb or a noun.
Nearby Word: flee
Synonyms for Fleeing

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  • At the end of Pouvoirpoint, the starship Entreprise-2061 sets about fleeing this way, to escape from a smaller but faster and better armed enemy.
  • Escape Pod The movie opens with C3PO and R2D2 fleeing Princess Leia's captured ship in an escape pod along with the blueprints detailing the Death Star's weak spot; Imperial gunners nearly blow them out of the sky before they note there are no actual lifesigns on board the pod.
    Source: Escape Pod
  • Banister Slide As the two green ghosts are fleeing Shaggy and Scooby, they jump on to a stair's banister and slide down in an attempt to escape.
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Escape & Fleeing. N.p., 2016. Web. 19 Jan. 2022. <>.
Fleeing or Escape. 2016. Accessed January 19, 2022.

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