Escapade Escaped

Escape

Meanings and phrases

escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the act of escaping physically; flight
  2. an inclination to retreat from unpleasant realities through diversion or fantasy; escapism
  3. an avoidance of danger or difficulty
  4. a means or way of escaping
  5. nonperformance of something distasteful (as by deceit or trickery) that you are supposed to do; evasion; dodging
  6. a plant originally cultivated but now growing wild
  7. the discharge of a fluid from some container; leak; leakage; outflow
  8. a valve in a container in which pressure can build up (as a steam boiler); it opens automatically when the pressure reaches a dangerous level; safety valve; relief valve; escape valve; escape cock

escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. run away from confinement; get away; break loose
  2. fail to experience; miss
  3. escape potentially unpleasant consequences; get away with a forbidden action; get off; get away; get by; get out
  4. be incomprehensible to; escape understanding by; elude
  5. remove oneself from a familiar environment, usually for pleasure or diversion; get away
  6. issue or leak, as from a small opening
  7. flee; take to one's heels; cut and run; scat; run; scarper; turn tail; lam; run away; hightail it; bunk; head for the hills; take to the woods; fly the coop; break away

escape cock

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a valve in a container in which pressure can build up (as a steam boiler); it opens automatically when the pressure reaches a dangerous level; safety valve; relief valve; escape valve; escape

escape expert

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an entertainer who is expert in the art of escaping; escapologist

escape from

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. get rid of; shake; shake off; throw off

escape hatch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. hatchway that provides a means of escape in an emergency

escape mechanism

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a form of behavior that evades unpleasant realities

escape valve

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a valve in a container in which pressure can build up (as a steam boiler); it opens automatically when the pressure reaches a dangerous level; safety valve; relief valve; escape cock; escape

escape velocity

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the minimum velocity needed to escape a gravitational field
E.g.
  • At 200 AU from the Sun, the escape velocity from the Sun is 2.98 km/s.
  • Such stars may have velocities so great that they exceed the escape velocity of the galaxy.
  • The escape velocity from Earth's surface is about 11 200 m/s, and is irrespective of the direction of the object.

escape wheel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. gear that engages a rocking lever

fire escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a stairway (often on the outside of a building) that permits exit in the case of fire or other emergency; emergency exit
E.g.
  • Finally, Lee corners Wei on a fire escape platform.
  • Eddie tries to escape Ron catches him and throws him off the fire escape to his death.
  • An external steel stair opening off the attic and first floors acted as the fire escape route.

narrow escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. something achieved (or escaped) by a narrow margin; close call; close shave; squeak; squeaker
E.g.
  • Triton makes a narrow escape, having been blown into the swamp.
  • Bond had a narrow escape as the ball passed straight through his hat.
  • The narrow escape problem is that of calculating the mean escape time.

managed to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, he managed to escape from the young hero.
  • In 1959, Lama Gönpo managed to escape from Tibet.
  • The only exception was Su Yu, who managed to escape.

able to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Fletcher and Jaffe are able to escape captivity.
  • The victim was able to escape unscathed by screaming.
  • The girl is able to escape undetected from the house.

manages to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He manages to escape the attack along with his team.
  • Sebastian barely manages to escape and the two fight.
  • Joe counterattack, Firefly manages to escape yet again.

trying to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Conner's peripheral is killed while trying to escape.
  • The nurses see them trying to escape, and call for the M.P.'s.
  • While he is trying to escape, he discovers he has psychic powers.

not escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • So you cannot escape from sorry destruction.'
  • Othon, however, does not escape death from the disease.
  • No matter how brutal the man may be, she cannot escape".

tried to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Those who tried to escape were caught and killed.
  • In July 1913, she tried to escape jail but was caught.
  • In March 1868, 238 prisoners tried to escape.

attempt to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In her attempt to escape, she crashes her car and dies.
  • He was drowned in an attempt to escape.
  • The mass suicide was an attempt to escape execution by the Nazis.

tries to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Jake goes to find the assistant, who tries to escape.
  • Junior shoots Hartigan in the shoulder and tries to escape.
  • As Cain tries to escape, RoboCop wounds and apprehends him.

order to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In order to escape the law of God, you must pay this money.
  • mountains and heavily forested territories) in order to escape foreign rule.
  • His family moved from Poland to Cologne, West Germany, in order to escape communism.

manage to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The women manage to escape and Elizabeth goes with them.
  • Pluto, Dina and Bruno manage to escape.
  • Using their different tactics, they manage to escape the room.

escape through

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "To Kowalski, it was still a hole to escape through.
  • Then Holmes and Watson escape through the garden and over the wall.
  • The sound could escape through numerous small openings above the platform.

escape route

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Engdahl created an escape route for Nazis from all parts of Europe.
  • An escape route was outlined, but due to inactivity, remains inoperable.
  • Many of Duffié's men were captured the next morning as Chambliss cut off their escape route.

attempted to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Some people attempted to escape by the roof.
  • Others attempted to escape the country.
  • Galloway attempted to escape the room by climbing out the window.

attempts to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He attempts to escape but is shot by a dying Coughy.
  • As Tomas attempts to escape prison, Cardo kills him.
  • He attempts to escape on the dory, but Wake destroys it with an axe.

escape attempt

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "", he started a mass escape attempt.
  • In 2012, the 50th anniversary of the escape attempt, Michael Dyke, the Deputy U.S.
  • His escape attempt led to the installation of a pulse rate meter in the lock area.

try to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The two try to escape but get separated along the way.
  • To the attackers' surprise, Voss did not try to escape the trap.
  • People try to escape the town, but some are shot by armed sentries.

attempting to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Faust continues attempting to escape and tries to get one over on Krenner.
  • The real Gavin spends much of this time attempting to escape his new prison.
  • The painting depicts a variety of frightened animals attempting to escape a forest fire.

unable to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Two were wounded, and unable to escape capture.
  • Celia is unable to escape or to cry out as he strangles Mme Dauvray.
  • Unfortunately Xiaolei seems unable to escape from his life of petty crime.

way to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It appears Cordelia found a way to escape without Elaine.
  • Together, they must figure out a way to escape and survive.
  • Riddick kills Abbott and proceeds to find another way to escape.

escape plan

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • An escape plan is agreed, should Theseus survive.
  • Giuseppe commits to Arcangeli's escape plan.
  • Dean tells them his escape plan.

escape attempts

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He made several failed escape attempts during his incarceration.
  • Miller was Associate Warden during numerous escape attempts at Alcatraz.
  • This practice effectively stemmed the escape attempts using passports, but passports were not the only way to escape.

escape pod

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • With the help of Persis, Soong leaves the ship in an escape pod.
  • He ejects in an escape pod, landing in Manhattan just before the plane crashes.
  • The scene depicting a Klingon escape pod required the construction of a new set.

escape routes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Codes of practice lay down minimum illumination levels in escape routes and open areas.
  • A police official said that all escape routes had been covered by officers but none apparently saw Davis leave.
  • The tunnel has 15 emergency refuge areas located every with escape routes that lead to the north and south portals.

escape from prison

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Meanwhile, Lambodar tries to escape from prison and gets admitted to a hospital.
  • Two convicts, one white, one black, escape from prison while handcuffed together.
  • Three criminals, Arjun, Kali and Shyam Singh, escape from prison and kill Karan Singh.

did not escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Tuitātui had to flee to Eua, but did not escape his fate.
  • Even his family did not escape attention.
  • But the piece did not escape criticism.

time to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This gave her and Toshihiko enough time to escape together.
  • The fighters briefly rebel giving Jake Raye time to escape.
  • Finally the saw drops before the performer has time to escape.

escape when

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The three hundred managed to escape when thick mist appeared at night.
  • Ellen lowers her gun and allows her to escape when she learns that Anna is pregnant.
  • "U-373" had a lucky escape when she was attacked by a British Vickers Wellington of No.

escape before

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The five of them escape before it collapses.
  • Davidson helped others escape before fleeing through a back door.
  • In all cases the alleged assailant would escape before help arrived.

chance to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • If they emerge from a window, they will have a chance to escape if grabbed.
  • It is designed to cause pain to the attacker, hopefully allowing the victim a chance to escape.
  • The Legion's volunteers were not merely motivated by the chance to escape imprisonment and earn money.

escape back

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Nelson managed to escape back to Louisville.
  • Aashfaq helps Meethi escape back to India and bids her a tearful farewell.
  • Agents Naujocks and Göttsch both managed to escape back to Germany after the murder.

make their escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He is stabbed through the chest by Kili as the dwarves and Gandalf make their escape.
  • During that stop, they dig through the tornado wall, aging in reverse as they make their escape.
  • Blackberry realises that they can float across on a wooden board, and thus they make their escape.

opportunity to escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "Harmony" took the opportunity to escape.
  • Witness accounts claimed that the rest of the group had ample opportunity to escape and were treated quite well.
  • In the current, oxygen-rich atmosphere most hydrogen is converted into water before it has an opportunity to escape.

escape persecution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She decided to flee Tunisia and once again return to France to escape persecution and imprisonment.
  • To escape persecution, many Inspirationalists moved to Hesse, the most liberal German state at the time.
  • In 1940, Tempelsman and his family emigrated to the United States to escape persecution by Nazi Germany during World War II.

no escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The boundary of the region from which no escape is possible is called the event horizon.
  • On the contrary, the end of those who follow the wrong way, is the fire of Hell from which there is no escape.
  • This time there would be no escape, and after being brought before Shah Tahmasp he was executed alongside Muhammad Muqim in 1574.
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