A person who has escaped from somewhere, especially prison.
More example sentences
- We try to focus primarily on missing children, dangerous prison escapees and dangerous fugitives.
- Ray and Max are part of an underground scheme set up to create new lives in Canada for escapees from these prisons.
- He is an escapee from a prison in Venezuela, where he was incarcerated for blowing up an Air Cubana passenger plane in 1976, killing 73.