abscond
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abscond(
uhb
-
skand
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (general)
a. fugarse
Somehow, the prisoners managed to abscond from the maximum security prison.De alguna forma, los prisioneros lograron fugarse de la prisión de máxima seguridad.
The thief absconded with a valuable work of art.El ladrón se fugó con una valiosa obra de arte.
b. huir
After absconding from law for two months, he finally turned himself in.Después de huir de la ley durante dos meses, finalmente se entregó.
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abscond
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (formal)
a. darse a la fuga, huir
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abscond [əbˈskɒnd]
intransitive verb
fugarse; (with funds) huir;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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