Usage examples for flee

  1. The peasants rose in alarm at the rapid approach of the three excited men, and turned as though to flee into the safety of the adjoining field, but Renwick overtook them. – The Secret Witness by George Gibbs
  2. But Judas said, Far be it from me so to do, that I should flee from them. – The Makers and Teachers of Judaism by Charles Foster Kent
  3. I could never flee from that trouble. – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  4. It would be absurd for them to flee – The Pirates of Ersatz by Murray Leinster
  5. Khatun immediately determined to flee to save her life. – Genghis Khan, Makers of History Series by Jacob Abbott
  6. Therefore, there were only two courses open- fight or flee – Despoilers of the Golden Empire by Gordon Randall Garrett
  7. There his heart had been with them and he had made their sufferings his own; here he would flee from them to a lodge in the desert. – Jeremiah by George Adam Smith
  8. Escape was easy, for the door was before him and the Shawnee behind, but Joe did not flee – The Spirit of the Border A Romance of the Early Settlers in the Ohio Valley by Zane Grey
  9. But it was incredible that the man who had struck down Uncle Bill Campbell should flee from any man or number of men. – Bull Hunter by Max Brand
  10. If you wish to save yourself, turn now and flee before he has heard of your coming. – Old Greek Stories by James Baldwin
  11. " Then said Taku the Sailor: 'Why didst thou flee from the ship? – By Reef and Palm by Louis Becke
  12. We are then in the condition of deer; when they flee from the huntsmen's feathers in fright, whither do they turn and in what do they seek refuge as safe? – A Selection from the Discourses of Epictetus With the Encheiridion by Epictetus
  13. When the battle had gone on for a long while, the Moors could not stand up against the Christians, and they had to turn and flee – The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba
  14. But here by is one shall pay thee all thy payment, and therefore yet I counsel thee, flee – Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume I (of II) King Arthur and of his Noble Knights of the Round Table by Thomas Malory
  15. And she turned to flee from the garden; but her gown- lap Gudrun caught, And cried: Thou evil woman, for thee were the Niblungs wrought, And their day of the fame past telling, that they should heed thy life? – The Story of Sigurd the Volsung and the Fall of the Niblungs by William Morris
  16. All his troops will flee – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  17. Where did they flee to? – General Max Shorter by Kris Ottman Neville
  18. We 're tellt to resist him an' he'll flee frae 's. – Malcolm by George MacDonald
  19. Before she could move, whether to advance or to flee Raymond replied: " I wanted to ask you- you know I wanted to ask you!" – Missy by Dana Gatlin
  20. Italian forces invaded Albania on that day, forcing Zog to flee the country, never to return. – Area Handbook for Albania by Eugene K. Keefe Sarah Jane Elpern William Giloane James M. Moore, Jr. Stephen Peters Eston T. White