escaped convict

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of escaped convict

: a convict who has escaped from prison

Word by Word Definitions

escape play escaped
  1. : to get away (as by flight)

  2. : to issue from confinement

  3. : to run wild from cultivation

  1. : an act or instance of escaping: such as

  2. : flight from confinement

  3. : evasion of something undesirable

  1. : providing a means of escape

  2. : providing a means of evading a regulation, claim, or commitment

convict play
  1. : having been convicted

  1. : to find or prove to be guilty

  2. : to convince of error or sinfulness

  3. : to find a defendant guilty

  1. : a person convicted of and under sentence for a crime

  2. : a person serving a usually long prison sentence


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