escape artist

noun

Definition of escape artist

:someone (such as a performer or criminal) unusually adept at escaping from confinement

Examples of escape artist in a Sentence

  1. Harry Houdini became famous as an escape artist.

First Known Use of escape artist

1943


ESCAPE ARTIST Defined for English Language Learners

escape artist

noun

Definition of escape artist for English Language Learners

  • : a person (such as an entertainer) who is good at escaping


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