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escape

Bryan A. Garner

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2016 | ISBN: 9780190491482
Published online August 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780190632373
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As an intransitive verb, with from or out of, escape means “to gain one's liberty by fleeing; to get

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