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Definitions of Fled

  1. imp. & amp; p. p. of Flee.
  2. of Flee
  3. imp. & p. p. of Flee.
  4. Past tense and past participle of the verb flee.
  5. Pa. t. and pa. p. of FLEE.
  6. Of to flee.
  7. Imp. & pp. Of FLEE, v.
  8. See flee.
  9. Did flee. Note.- when a very great amount of speed is wished to be indicated, we apply fly to either man or beast.
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Quotes of Fled

  1. Fancy the happiness of Pinocchio on finding himself free! Without saying yes or no, he fled from the city and set out on the road that was to take him back to the house of the lovely Fairy. – Carlo Collodi
  2. After having dispatched a meal, I went ashore, and found no habitation save a single house, and that without an occupant; we had no doubt that the people had fled in terror at our approach, as the house was completely furnished. – Christopher Columbus
  3. When we fled from the oppressions of kings and parliaments in Europe, to found this great Republic in America, we brought with us the laws and the liberties, which formed a part of our heritage as Britons. – Caleb Cushing
  4. It is alleged that half a million Spanish men, women and children fled to France after the Franco victory. – Martha Gellhorn
  5. Yes, I am a failed playwright. I had three shows on Broadway by the time I was 30. They all flopped, and I fled – William Goldman
  6. The fact is, that with the creation of the Jewish state in 1948, hundreds of thousands of Jews fled Arab countries, almost all of whom left behind all their property for which compensation was never paid. – Meir Kahane
  7. Every day has been so short, every hour so fleeting, every minute so filled with the life I love that time for me has fled on too swift a wing. – Aga Khan III
  8. One expected growth, change; without it, the world was less, the well of inspiration dried up, the muses fled – Charles de Lint
  9. Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at his second bidding darkness fled Light shone, and order from disorder sprung. – John Milton
  10. I had a million questions to ask God: but when I met Him, they all fled my mind; and it didn't seem to matter. – Christopher Morley
  11. I was brought up by my mother and my two sisters, although they're older than me and fled the nest very young, so I was technically raised as an only child, but I was very much loved. – Gary Oldman
  12. We cannot calculate the numbers of people who left, fled or were fished out of Europe just ahead of the Holocaust. – Gene Tierney

Usage examples for Fled

  1. So I kissed him, and bowed my head to him, and she fled from the sight of innocent happiness. – The Shaving of Shagpat, Complete by George Meredith
  2. Then it fled as suddenly as it had come, and left her at ease with the thought: " Abby has had nothing to hurt her hands. – Virginia by Ellen Glasgow
  3. Pip fled away down the road that led to the doctor's. – Seven Little Australians by Ethel Sybil Turner
  4. Since she fled away yesterday morning, what a change had come about! – Barbara Ladd by Charles G. D. Roberts
  5. " I know Tom better than I do you," I answered as she fled with the ten in her hand. – The Melting of Molly by Maria Thompson Daviess
  6. But no man came with him, and suddenly he turned and fled as if he had heard a call. – A Sea Queen's Sailing by Charles Whistler
  7. Our people have fled and we are free! – The Golden Rock by Ernest Glanville
  8. The cat walked in just then, but seeing the confusion she fled upstairs. – Peggy in Her Blue Frock by Eliza Orne White
  9. His servants fled in terror, and after a time he began to feel that he could not bear to be alone. – A Galahad of the Creeks; The Widow Lamport by S. (Sidney) Levett-Yeats
  10. Then the boy threw away the stick and fled to the village. – Bengal Dacoits and Tigers by Maharanee Sunity Devee
  11. Then the man turned and fled toward the house. – Ghost Beyond the Gate by Mildred A. Wirt
  12. Ovington, the rascal, had fled – Ovington's Bank by Stanley J. Weyman
  13. I bowed and fled – The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  14. They had horses ready, and are fled – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  15. With Barthelemy, the moving spirit of the pirates fled – The Corsair King by Mór Jókai
  16. He had fled from his kingdom to save his life, and in doing so had only met his death. – Old Greek Stories by James Baldwin
  17. Miss Patty fled and the Carlings entered. – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins
  18. And, indeed, if such an idea had entered the heads of any of the party it must soon have fled before the difficulty of getting along at all. – The Adventures of Akbar by Flora Annie Steel
  19. When you and your mistress fled from Shefton a servant there saw you with the box that held those jewels in your hand. – The Lady Of Blossholme by H. Rider Haggard
  20. He fled up the stairs. – 'Twixt Land & Sea by Joseph Conrad

Rhymes for Fled