fled fled  /f ˈlɛd/

Definition(s):

  • (v) run away quickly

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Usage(s):

  1. In 1975, when Vang fled Laos, Moua recorded his group at 7,000 people.
  2. Ismael, for example, fled Darfur in Sudan to work in Iraq, until the Americans invaded and he fled to Syria, where he was arrested for entering the country illegally.
  3. They fled to another area on base until it, too, was threatened.

News

  1. Wis. man allegedly fled trooper with baby in car

    Authorities are holding an Oshkosh man after he allegedly fled a state trooper with a baby in his car.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: WXOW 19 La Crosse

  2. Authorities hold Oshkosh man who allegedly fled Wisconsin state trooper with baby in car

    FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Authorities are holding an Oshkosh man after he allegedly fled a state trooper with a baby in his car. The Wisconsin State Patrol says Winnebago County authorities were trying to find a 10-month-old who'd been taken by a non-custodial parent.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  3. Man who fled Butte court turns himself in

    BUTTE - A man who allegedly fled from a Butte court room on Thursday after he was told he was going to jail turned himself over to authorities Friday morning.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: KAJ Flathead

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Quotes

  1. "One was blown up here while the second fled to an unknown location. We believe it may be used to attack some other place," Khan told the Reuters news agency.
    on Jan 1, 2010 By: Ayub Khan Source: France24

  2. US Ambassador Tony Garza said in a statement that "Laurean fled to Mexico early this year in the hope of avoiding justice" and called the arrest "a clear message to all would-be fugitives from US law that Mexico will not provide them refuge."
    on Jan 10, 2008 By: Tony Garza Source: Akron Beacon Journal

  3. Dimitris Christofias said that Christopher Metsos, 54, "appears to have fled" the island, but insisted Cypriot authorities acted appropriately in handling the case.
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Demetris Christofias Source: CBC.ca

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