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run away

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to break loose and leave suddenly, as from confinement or from a difficult or threatening situation

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Indeed, fuite and lachete are often linked implicitly and even at times explicitly, as when Emilie rebuffs Maxime's request that she flee with him: "Cesse de fuir en lache un glorieux trepas" (Cinna 4.
Harry and Flee, who are distant cousins, got together after he finally split from on-off girlfriend Chelsy Davy in May.
Eleanor White, programme director, Amnesty International Wales said, 'War forces millions of people every year to flee their homes and families.
When they approached the suspect, he became violent, striking at the officers and attempting to flee.
Mexican officials emphasize that their government does not intend to provide a safe haven for violent fugitives and will not allow Mexican nationals to flee with impunity from the criminal prosecution of any country's jurisdiction.
When he tried to question the men, who were speaking Chinese and a smattering of Japanese, one of them hit him in the face and tried to flee.
In suspecting their husbands have been, or are being, unfaithful, they know they should flee for their lives, but to whom can they turn, where can they go for refuge, on what will they live, and how will they care for their children?
One of our objectives is to make you become poor, flee, disappear, or die," said a Burmese light-infantry battalion commander in 1996 to a group of forcibly relocated villagers in Shan state, according to the Shan Independence, an independent Shan newspaper based in Thailand.
Refugees not only flee environmental destruction, they also cause it, according to a Refugee Policy Group (RPG) report.
The good that comes from trees is clearly evident in refugee populations that either flee treeless environments or deforest an area because of their numbers.
The complaint alleges, "Likely, there is not another newspaper in the United States, including the supermarket tabloids, that would have published both the name of a minor student who was the victim of hate crimes and the new area to which he and his family had been constrained to flee after his life had been placed in jeopardy.
While talking to Waqt News exclusively, Anwar said that news of his attempt to flee the country are wrong and baseless.
He noted that the ISIL terrorists have already started withdrawing from their military positions in al-Sharqat city after they came under the Iraqi fighter jets' raids as they were trying to flee.
When journalists flee, their absence often weakens the besieged media community already struggling to provide insightful reporting about sensitive issues.