BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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escape

How to sign: run away from confinement
"The convicted murderer escaped from a high security prison";

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escape in BSL Watch how to sign escape in British Sign Language
escape

Similiar / Same: get away, break loose

Categories: flee, fly, take flight

Within this category: break, shake, elude, slip, run away, escape

escape

How to sign: nonperformance of something distasteful (as by deceit or trickery) that you are supposed to do
"his evasion of his clear duty was reprehensible"; "that escape from the consequences is possible but unattractive";

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dodging - University of Wolverhampton

Similiar / Same: dodging, evasion

Categories: negligence, carelessness, neglect, nonperformance

Within this category: escape mechanism, malingering, shirking, circumvention

escape

How to sign: flee; take to one's heels; cut and run
"If you see this man, run!"; "The burglars escaped before the police showed up";

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escape - SignStation

Similiar / Same: run, run away, lam, fly the coop, take to the woods, head for the hills, bunk, hightail it, turn tail, scarper, break away

Categories: leave, go forth, go away

Within this category: flee, skedaddle

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