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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To run away from.

Usage examples (29)
  • Mara and Dann in the eco-fable of the same name flee from a new Ice Age to an uncertain foothold in what used to be Africa.
  • And boldly declar'd, he'd not flee from the danger
  • But natheless yet hast thou no power his name flee,
  • Meanwhile Aaron must flee from the cops and other Berserkers. for more
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  • A dog should not "flee" (to escape) his owner's "flea" (a parasitic insect noted for its jumping powers) powder application.
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