evacuee evacuee  /ɪ ˈvæk ju i/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person who has been evacuated from a dangerous place

Usage(s):

  1. A juvenile evacuee was charged with accessory to murder in Baton Rouge after a man was found shot dead in the street.
  2. The long-term cost of serving 4,700 evacuee students, times an average estimated annual student cost of $7,500, equals a total of $35.
  3. Eight days earlier, police had arrested one of the city's other wanted men: Jerome Hampton, 23, whom Houston police have charged with killing another evacuee.

News

  1. Firefighters advance containment of Black Forest fire

    Black Forest Fire evacuee Cindy Miller, left, hugs her husband Ray before he checks on their property with an El Paso County Sheriff's escort in Colorado Springs. The Millers lost their house in the fire.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Summit Daily News

  2. Some Black Forest Fire Evacuees Feel Left In The Dark

    Wearing the same clothes for the last four days, evacuee Landon Phillips attended a community meeting on Saturday for answers.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: CBS Denver

  3. 2 dead, 473 homes lost as firefighters gain edge on Colorado fire

    Black Forest fire evacuee Cindy Miller, left, hugs her husband, Ray, before he checks on their property with an El Paso County Sheriff's escort in Colorado Springs, Colo. The Millers lost their house in the fire.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

Quotes

  1. "One of our Dallas-area pharmacists told me about a Hurricane Katrina evacuee who needed two medications costing $155 a month," Simon said. "But with his benefits exhausted, no insurance, and no steady work, all he could get was $25 from a...
    on Nov 16, 2006 By: Bill Simon Source: PR Newswire (press release)

  2. "This extension is a good start, but more time will be needed to ensure the needs of every evacuee are met. It is an enormous challenge to address the unique housing needs of each individual and family," Governor Perry said.
    on Dec 8, 2005 By: Rick Perry Source: KTRE

  3. "We know that many of you no longer have the legal documents or the records to prove your eligibility for the benefits you've been getting," Bush said. "We understand that. And so with this evacuee status, you will be able to register for...
    on Sep 9, 2005 By: President Bush Source: Environment News Service

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