Definitions of escaped

  1. having escaped, especially from confinement; " a convict still at large"; " searching for two escaped prisoners"; " dogs loose on the streets"; " criminals on the loose in the neighborhood"
  2. of Escape

Antonyms for escaped


Quotes of escaped

  1. I escaped one time. In 1971 I was in the free world for six weeks. – Jack Henry Abbott
  2. Antiquities are history defaced, or some remnants of history which have casually escaped the shipwreck of time. – Francis Bacon
  3. Do not think too much of the dead husk of your friend, or mourn too much over it, but send your thoughts out towards the real soul or self which has escaped to reach it. – Edward Carpenter
  4. One of the most difficult times in my life was when I escaped from Romania in November of 1989. – Nadia Comaneci
  5. Another one of the old poets, whose name has escaped my memory at present, called Truth the daughter of Time. – Aulus Gellius
  6. I have been very fortunate as to escape through another day's very severe fighting and escaped unhurt. – John H. Morgan
  7. The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it. – Jean Paul
  8. I have had an experience which might perhaps be described as being shot down. At the same time, I call shot down only when one falls down. Today I got into trouble but I escaped with a whole skin. – Manfred von Richthofen
  9. They were involved in a firefight and felt they were surrounded. Whether they escaped from that and were fleeing and went in the wrong direction, we don't know. – Hugh Shelton
  10. At that time a lot of young men didn't want to go to the war and kill. This guy that I fell in love with was one of those so he escaped to Canada and I followed him. – Ann Wilson
  11. Suffrage is a common right of citizenship. Women have the right of suffrage. Logically it cannot be escaped – Victoria Woodhull
  12. Nixon's grand mistake was his failure to understand that Americans are forgiving, and if he had admitted error early and apologized to the country, he would have escaped – Bob Woodward
  13. In masks outrageous and austere, The years go by in single file; But none has merited my fear, And none has quite escaped my smile. – Elinor Wylie
  14. Many have been ruined by their fortunes, and many have escaped ruin by the want of fortune. To obtain it the great have become little, and the little great. – Johann Georg Zimmermann

Usage examples for escaped

  1. Or perhaps it's escaped your notice." – The Chestermarke Instinct by J. S. Fletcher
  2. In my study of the situation, I decided that the murderer of Mrs. Clemmens escaped not from the front, but from the back, of the house. – Hand and Ring by Anna Katharine Green
  3. So he had escaped arrest.... – The Black Bag by Louis Joseph Vance
  4. Having escaped from the sudden attack, they believed that for the moment at least, they were safe. – Spotted Deer by Elmer Gregor
  5. With a loud cry of pain, that escaped her against her will, the queen pressed her son to her heart and covered his head with her kisses. – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  6. Not a human being on board escaped – Old Jack by W.H.G. Kingston
  7. Philippa has listened with a smile- nothing had escaped her. – Wife in Name Only by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)
  8. Here and there a house had escaped – The Soul of the War by Philip Gibbs
  9. " No," said Potts, " he must have escaped – Cord and Creese by James de Mille
  10. " Mademoiselle has escaped said Seth. – The Light That Lures by Percy Brebner
  11. He had escaped from the hospital at Stettin. – McGuffey's Fifth Eclectic Reader by William Holmes McGuffey
  12. She escaped from his hands without answer and with eyes down. – Nobody's Child by Elizabeth Dejeans
  13. Coming at last to a larger and richer case, he opened it, but instantly it dropped from his hand, while an exclamation of surprise escaped his lips. – 'Lena Rivers by Mary J. Holmes
  14. The girl escaped from the room. – April Hopes by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  15. But 'twas a long time ago, and since then any number of us have escaped – The Rosie World by Parker Fillmore
  16. But I think there is no one of men who has escaped fate, neither the coward nor the brave man, after he has once been born. – The Iliad of Homer (1873) by Homer
  17. I can't think how it has escaped my notice. – The Autobiography of a Slander by Edna Lyall
  18. How thankful am I that you have escaped – The Home Mission by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  19. The words escaped him almost in spite of himself. – The Everlasting Arms by Joseph Hocking
  20. Before he came, it was known only to Margaret French that Kitty had escaped by herself from the house and could not be found. – The Marriage of William Ashe by Mrs. Humphry Ward

Rhymes for escaped