fugitive

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Synonyms for fugitive

Synonyms for fugitive

fleeing or having fled, as from home, confinement, captivity, or justice

one who flees, as from home, confinement, captivity, or justice

Synonyms for fugitive

someone who flees from an uncongenial situation

someone who is sought by law officers

lasting for a markedly brief time

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I select Petronio because, rightly or wrongly, I came to view his work rather more favorably than in the past, and Balanchine because here I can look at history and pat myself on the head, if not on the back, as having been at least fugitively right.
There's no vantage from which to stop and ponder: The narrow thirteen-foot-high corridors keep you moving and looking and perceiving and thinking, fugitively.