Definition Of fugitive


a person who has escaped from a place or is in hiding, especially to avoid arrest or persecution.

fugitives from justice

Example Of fugitive

  • a fugitive from justice

  • A fugitive smile played around Rick's face as he ushered Edie in through the surprisingly large doors.

  • a route used by fugitive slaves

  • A wanted fugitive of the American highways has been holding up traffic in Steeton.

  • Although golf courses aren't the leading cause of fugitive dust, they still are considered a contributor.

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