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One that has escaped, especially an escaped prisoner. See Usage Note at -ee1.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
a person who has escaped, esp an escaped prisoner
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
es•cap•ee(ɪ skeɪˈpi, ˌɛs keɪ-)
a person who has escaped, esp. from a prison.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Any person who has been physically captured by the enemy and succeeds in getting free. See also evasion and escape.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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|Noun||1.||escapee - someone who escapes|
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noun runaway, escaper, refugee, fugitive, deserter, truant, absconder An escapee from Sydney's Long Bay Jail was recaptured today.
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escapee[ɪskeɪˈpiː] N (from prison) → fugitivo/a m/f, prófugo/a m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
escapee[ɪˌskeɪˈpiː] n → évadé(e) m/fescape hatch n
(fig) (= means of escape) an escape hatch from sth → une échappatoire à qchescape key n → touche f d'échappementescape route n
(from difficult situation) → échappatoire f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
escapee[ɪskeɪˈpiː] n → evaso/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995