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escape
British English: /ɪˈskeɪp/
, /ɛˈskeɪp/
American English: /əˈskeɪp/

Translation of escape in Italian:

noun

transitive verb

  • 1 (avoid) See examples:to escape death, danger, persecution
    sfuggire alla morte, al pericolo, alle persecuzioni
    to escape responsibility, defeat to escape detection
    (person)
    evitare di essere scoperto
    (fault)
    non essere scoperto
    we cannot escape the fact that …
    non possiamo ignorare il fatto che …
    he cannot escape the accusation o charge
    non può evitare di essere accusato
    to escape reality
  • 2 (elude)
    (name, fact) (person)
    to escape somebody's attention o notice
    sfuggire all'attenzione di qualcuno

intransitive verb

  • 1 (get away)
    (animal) from da
    [figurative] to escape into o to somewhere
    rifugiarsi da qualche parte
    to escape unharmed, without a scratch
    uscirne indenne, senza neanche un graffio
    to escape by the skin of one's teeth
    farcela per un pelo o salvarsi per il rotto della cuffia
    to (manage to) escape with one's life

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