Simple Definition of escape artist
: a person (such as an entertainer) who is good at escaping
Full Definition of escape artist
: one (as a performer or criminal) unusually adept at escaping from confinement
Examples of escape artist in a sentence
Harry Houdini became famous as an escape artist.
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