escapee escapee  /ɪ ˌskeɪ ˈpi/


  • (n) someone who escapes


  1. For hundreds of years, humans have relied on the ability of dogs to distinguish scents to track prey, whether in the hunt for food or the search for a prison escapee.
  2. The escapee was a 33-year-old cabaret entertainer in an East German city outside Berlin.
  3. The escapee may also stumble over wires rigged to trigger flares.


  1. Ahenakew reported as escapee/walkaway from Great Falls Pre-Release Center

    Cory Ahenakew has been reported as an escapee/walkaway from the Great Falls Pre-Release Center.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KRTV Great Falls

  2. Naked man arrested in McAlester is escapee from Iowa

    Naked man arrested in McAlester is escapee from Iowa
    on June 14, 2013     Source: FOX 11 Reno

  3. Seymour reported as escapee/walkaway from Helena Pre-Release Center

    The Helena Pre-Release Center has issued an "escapee/walkaway alert" for Joseph Seyour. The alert was issued on Wednesday night. Seymour is 30 years old, stands 6 feet tall, weighs about about 210 pounds, and has blue eyes.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KXLH Helena


  1. "For a long time Louis was in the shadow of Ruud, who absorbed all the light," Solskjaer said. "Louis is an escapee from lengthy injury, like me. Now he is bursting out."
    on Jan 15, 2007 By: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Source: all3points (blog)

  2. "It does act as an inhibitor. It does give an extra barrier for any would-be escapee from their system," Lee said.
    on Apr 24, 2007 By: Lee Kuan Yew Source: Reuters AlertNet

  3. "It's kind of like a jogging suit. I do feel like I should break out into a run down the hallway, but I do like it. And it also has some slight leisure suit tendencies, too. I feel a little bit like an escapee from a late Seventies, early Eighties...
    on Aug 8, 2008 By: Robert Picardo Source: ACED Magazine

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