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escape artist

noun

: 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
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Examples of ESCAPE ARTIST

  1. Harry Houdini became famous as an escape artist.

First Known Use of ESCAPE ARTIST

1943

Rhymes with ESCAPE ARTIST

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