excape vs escape : Common Errors in English

About excape vs escape

The proper spelling is “escape.” say it that way too.

escape Meaning(s)

  • (n) the act of escaping physically
  • (n) an inclination to retreat from unpleasant realities through diversion or fantasy
  • (n) nonperformance of something distasteful (as by deceit or trickery) that you are supposed to do
  • (n) an avoidance of danger or difficulty
  • (n) a means or way of escaping
  • (n) a plant originally cultivated but now growing wild
  • (n) the discharge of a fluid from some container
  • (n) 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
  • (v) run away from confinement
  • (v) fail to experience
  • (v) escape potentially unpleasant consequences; get away with a forbidden action
  • (v) be incomprehensible to; escape understanding by
  • (v) remove oneself from a familiar environment, usually for pleasure or diversion
  • (v) flee; take to one's heels; cut and run
  • (v) issue or leak, as from a small opening

escape in News

  1. METRO DIGEST || Women escape fire

    Women escape fire YOUNGSTOWN A woman was treated for an anxiety attack after a fire at her 69 E.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: The Youngstown Vindicator

  2. Judge takes blame for escape

    Clovis Municipal Court Judge Jan Garrett said prisoner protocol was not followed in the escape of Ruben Hernandez from her courtroom Tuesday morning. She said the blame lies with her.Hernandez, 40, an...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Clovis News Journal

  3. Dillinger Escape Plan Injury Forces Tour Cancelation

    The Dillinger Escape Plan have canceled their upcoming European tour plans after guitarist Ben Weinman suffered an injury to his right hand and wrist
    on June 12, 2013 Source: antiMUSIC

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