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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n- Fugitive concealment; Secret retirement.

Usage examples (8)
  • Petitioner was found guilty of multiple violations of prison disciplinary rules arising from his abscondence.
  • But he said 'abscondence' -- either fleeing a group home or evading the oversight of a case worker -- is a serious concern.
  • Never you mind the perceived furtive abscondence of Miette these days.
  • He added that he was 'very concerned' about the abscondence rate and that he has made finding absconders a priority. for more
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