Learn & Improve Your English


Fugitive


    Author:     Member Level: Gold    Points: 3 (Rs 3)

Noun--A person who is fleeing from prosecution, intolerable circumstances, a runaway.

Adjective--Having taken flight, or run away, fleeting, transitory or changing color as a result of exposure to light and chemical substances present in the medium.

This word is generally used in the context to refer a person who flees from prosecution and escapes punishment or a person who is convicted with an offense.


Sample Usage

1)Perry Mason is considered fugitive from justice and he needs a lawyer to solve the issue.

2)"Being fugitive will not acquit you from the case", said the lawyer to me.


Next Resource: In-Text Citations
Previous Resource: Dilettante

Return to Index

Post New English Language Resource


Related Resources


Awards & Gifts
Top Contributors
TodayLast 7 Daysmore...

 
ISC Technologies, Kochi - India. © All Rights Reserved.