absconder


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ab·scond

 (ăb-skŏnd′)
intr.v. ab·scond·ed, ab·scond·ing, ab·sconds
To leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself, often to avoid arrest or prosecution.

[Latin abscondere, to hide : abs-, ab-, away; see ab-1 + condere, to put; see dhē- in Indo-European roots.]

ab·scond′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.absconder - a fugitive who runs away and hides to avoid arrest or prosecutionabsconder - a fugitive who runs away and hides to avoid arrest or prosecution
alien absconder - a fugitive remaining in the United States after an immigration judge has ordered them deported; "the government has categorized more than 320,000 foreigners as alien absconders"
fugitive from justice, fugitive - someone who is sought by law officers; someone trying to elude justice
Translations

absconder

[əbˈskɒndəʳ] N (from prison) → fugitivo/a m/f, evadido/a m/f

absconder

nFlüchtige(r) mf; (= child)Ausreißer(in) m(f) (inf)
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He is on one hand judicial absconder and on the other hand he is getting relief from court.
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The standing committee of Pakistani Senate on finance yesterday said that nomination papers for the upper house of parliament by former finance minister Ishaq Dar were illegal as bank officials failed to satisfy the committee about opening of his new account after he had been declared absconder by an accountability court.
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ISLAMABAD -- The Standing Committee of Senate on Finance on Tuesday said that nomination papers filed for the upper house of parliament by former finance minister Ishaq Dar were illegal as bank officials failed to satisfy the committee about opening of his new account after he had been declared absconder by an accountability court.
Islamabad -- An anti-terrorism court on Monday declared Tehreek-e-Labbaik's leader Khadim Hussain Rizvi as an absconder in the Faizabad sit-in case for failing to appear before the court after repeated summons.
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Hardships they have to face as an absconder will be beyond imagination," Shaji Sebastin, a Muscat-based social worker, said while adding that the low number of workers seeking amnesty at the embassies is disappointing.
e former absconder, a 39-year-old Sri Lankan woman who asked not to be named, told 7DAYS that many runaway maids rent out bed space in houses in areas such as Satwa, Mankhool and Al Jafiliya.