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Definition of Fugitive

Fugitive

  1. Fleeing from pursuit, danger, restraint, etc., escaping, from service, duty etc.; as, a fugitive solder; a fugitive slave; a fugitive debtor.
  2. Not fixed; not durable; liable to disappear or fall away; volatile; uncertain; evanescent; liable to fade; -- applied to material and immaterial things; as, fugitive colors; a fugitive idea.
  3. One who flees from pursuit, danger, restraint, service, duty, etc.; a deserter; as, a fugitive from justice.
  4. Something hard to be caught or detained.
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Fugitive Translations

fugitive in Latin is profugus
fugitive in Norwegian is flyktning, flyktig, flyktende
fugitive in Spanish is fugitivo
fugitive in Swedish is flykting
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