Synonyms of escape in English:

escape

verb

  • 4 lethal gas escaped
    leak (out), seep (out), discharge, emanate, issue, flow (out), pour (out), gush (out), spurt (out), spew (out)

noun

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  • 2 a narrow escape from death
    avoidance of, evasion of, circumvention of
  • 4 an escape from boredom
    distraction, diversion

Quote

The family—that dear octopus from whose tentacles we never quite escape.
Dodie Smith Dear Octopus (1938)

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