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Of course the barbarians' aim of world domination has not escaped the attention of the Europeans, perhaps because unlike us they are closer to the walls.
Barbara Amiel

Meaning of "escaped" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ESCAPED

escaped  [ɪˈskeɪpt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ESCAPED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Escaped is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES ESCAPED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Escape

Escape may refer to: ▪ Escapism, mental diversion by means of entertainment or recreation ▪ Escapology, the study and practice of escaping from physical restraints ▪ Prison escape, the act of breaking out of prison ▪ Escape response, instinctive behaviour in animals...

Definition of escaped in the English dictionary

The definition of escaped in the dictionary is having escaped from confinement.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ESCAPED


almond-shaped
ˈɑːməndˌʃeɪpt
barrel-shaped
ˈbærəlˌʃeɪpt
bell-shaped
ˈbɛlˌʃeɪpt
boat-shaped
ˈbəʊtˌʃeɪpt
caped
keɪpt
cigar-shaped
sɪˈɡɑːˌʃeɪpt
crescent-shaped
ˈkrɛs əntʃeɪpt
diamond-shaped
ˈdaɪəməndˌʃeɪpt
egg-shaped
ˈɛɡʃeɪpt
fan-shaped
ˈfænˌʃeɪpt
heart-shaped
ˈhɑːtʃeɪpt
L-shaped
ˈɛlʃeɪpt
landscaped
ˈlændˌskeɪpt
O-shaped
ˈəʊˌʃeɪpt
oval-shaped
ˈəʊvəlˌʃeɪpt
pear-shaped
ˈpɛəʃeɪpt
T-shaped
ˈtiːˌʃeɪpt
U-shaped
ˈjuːˌʃeɪpt
V-shaped
ˈviːˌʃeɪpt
wedge-shaped
ˈwɛdʒʃeɪpt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ESCAPED

escape chute
escape clause
escape cock
escape device
escape hatch
escape key
escape mechanism
escape pipe
escape plan
escape road
escape route
escape routine
escape shaft
escape valve
escape velocity
escape wheel
escapee
escapeless
escapement
escaper

WORDS THAT END LIKE ESCAPED

brickshaped
cropped
developed
dropped
equipped
go pear-shaped
heaped
kidney-shaped
onion-shaped
shipped
stepped
stopped
striped
swapped
to go pear-shaped
trapped
unreaped
unsoaped
well-shaped
wrapped

Synonyms and antonyms of escaped in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «ESCAPED»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «escaped» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of escaped

Translation of «escaped» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ESCAPED

Find out the translation of escaped to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of escaped from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «escaped» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

逃脱
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

escapado
570 millions of speakers

English

escaped
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बच
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

هرب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

сбежал
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

escapado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পলান
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

échappé
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Melarikan diri
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

entronnen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

逃げた
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

탈출
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Lolos
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thoát
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தப்பி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पळून गेले
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kaçtı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sfuggito
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

uciekł
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

втік
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

scăpat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

δραπέτευσε
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ontsnap
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

undgått
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

rømt
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of escaped

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ESCAPED»

The term «escaped» is very widely used and occupies the 17.568 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ESCAPED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about escaped

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10 QUOTES WITH «ESCAPED»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word escaped.
1
Jack Henry Abbott
I escaped one time. In 1971 I was in the free world for six weeks.
2
Adele
I'm scared of audiences. One show in Amsterdam I was so nervous, I escaped out the fire exit. I've thrown up a couple of times. Once in Brussels, I projectile vomited on someone. I just gotta bear it. But I don't like touring. I have anxiety attacks a lot.
3
Eben Alexander
I understand what happens to the brain when people are near death, and I had always believed there were good scientific explanations for the heavenly out-of-body journeys described by those who narrowly escaped death.
4
Barbara Amiel
Of course the barbarians' aim of world domination has not escaped the attention of the Europeans, perhaps because unlike us they are closer to the walls.
5
Gerard Arpey
However, the economics of our business continued to deteriorate. We barely escaped bankruptcy a year ago, and in the aftermath of that escape we had to make some even tougher decisions.
6
Edward St Aubyn
I think that some laughter comes from escaped horror, doesn't it?
7
Ronnie Barker
But first, the news: The House of Commons was sealed off today after police chased an escaped lunatic through the front door during Prime Minister's question time. A spokesman at Scotland Yard said it was like looking for a needle in a haystack.
8
Richard Ben-Veniste
Without the tape-recorded evidence demonstrating irrefutably, in Nixon's own voice, his knowledge of and active involvement in obstruction of justice, it is likely that Nixon would have escaped impeachment and removal from office.
9
Brian Bosworth
Football is so barbaric. Sometimes I wonder what I was thinking by playing it. I feel almost like I escaped from boot camp.
10
Danny Boyle
I've sort of escaped my background, as people often do, through art and culture.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ESCAPED»

Discover the use of escaped in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to escaped and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Escaped!
Sergeant Zachery Collins and his friend, corporal Adams have just escaped the Vietnamese jungle prison where they had been held prisoners for the past twenty-two years.
Howard Losness, 2000
2
How I Escaped My Certain Fate
Here is Stewart Lee's own account of his remarkable comeback, told through transcripts of the three legendary full-length shows that sealed his reputation.
Stewart Lee, 2010
3
I Escaped from Auschwitz
This is the first-hand account of Rudolf's Vrba's extraordinary experiences as a registrar at Auschwitz as well as the story of his daring escape.
Rudolf Vrba, 2006
4
Escape: Teens who Escaped from the Holocaust to Freedom
Tells the stories of four teenagers who survived the horrors that the Nazis perpetrated on Jews during World War II.
Sandra Giddens, 1999
5
A Man Escaped
One of the most extraordinary escape stories to come out of World War II, A Man Escaped is a record of ingenuity and endurance which rivals the best of the genre. (5 1/2 x 8 1/4, 208 pages)Andre Devigny was a heroic and much-decorated ...
Andre Devigny, 2002
6
How I Escaped from Gilligan's Island: And Other ...
William Froug was in the thick of that exodus, a young man full of ideas in a Hollywood bursting with opportunities. In his forty-year career Froug would write and/or produce many of the shows that America has grown up with.
William Froug, 2005
7
Saving Gracie: How One Dog Escaped the Shadowy World of ...
Carol Bradley does a great service to dogs by telling this story." —Dean Koontz, New York Times bestselling author "Carol Bradley seizes a national moment in Saving Gracie.
Carol Bradley, 2010
8
Ten thousand children: true stories told by children who ...
Some copies accompanied by Teaching guide for Ten thousand children.
Anne L. Fox, Eva Abraham-Podietz, 1998
9
I Alone Have Escaped to Tell You: My Life and Pastimes
"Here is a memoir that is more than a chronicle of a full life lived within a Catholic intellectual milieu.
Ralph McInerny, 2011
10
Cecelia and Fanny: The Remarkable Friendship Between an ...
Far more than the story of two families, Cecelia and Fanny delves into the history of Civil War--era Louisville.
Brad Asher, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ESCAPED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term escaped is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Deputies capture escaped Spokane inmate
Spokane Police Department confirmed Thursday that the escaped inmate Devin Johnson is back in police custody. This comes two days after ... «KREM.com, Jul 15»
2
Dandridge detention center escaped teen in custody
DANDRIDGE (WATE) – Dandridge Police Department said a teen is in custody after he escaped from Mountain View Youth Development ... «WATE 6 On Your Side, Jul 15»
3
Dozens escaped Dannemora prison before Richard Matt and David …
Dannemora. A prisoner from Albany County escaped from Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, was tracked by bloodhounds and eluded ... «Albany Times Union, Jul 15»
4
How I escaped my family's anxiety trap
The first words I can consciously remember being told by my anxious mother are 'Be careful'. Being careful applied not just to the crossing of ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
5
Man who escaped from Brunswick jail gets two years in prison
Sheriff John Ingram said Hewett escaped the detention center on Jan. 29, 2015 by posing as his brother, Curtis Hewett. Ingram explained the ... «WECT-TV6, Jul 15»
6
Carlton still confused why Jay Schulz escaped suspension for …
CARLTON this week sought clarification from the AFL after Port Adelaide's Jay Schulz escaped suspension for a tackle similar to the one that ... «Herald Sun, Jul 15»
7
Express bus flips on its side near Rawang, 8 escaped unhurt
KUALA LUMPUR: An express bus flipped over on its side after the driver lost control of the vehicle at KM431 of the PLUS Highway near ... «New Straits Times Online, Jul 15»
8
Escaped prisoner on the limp
Stephen Meechan, 29, was receiving hospital treatment for a foot injury sustained in Ford Prison when he escaped from a guard at around 1pm ... «BT.com, Jul 15»
9
Prison worker accused of helping inmates escaped returns to …
The woman accused of helping two inmates escape from the Clinton Correctional Facility last month is back in the North Country. The state ... «WPTZ The Champlain Valley, Jul 15»
10
Police: Escaped inmate found passed out in Helena home
An escaped Montana State Prison inmate was arrested Tuesday after an officer found him passed out in a bedroom of a home in the 10 block of ... «Helena Independent Record, Jul 15»

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