escaparse de

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escaparse de(
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to get away from)
a. to escape from
Un prisionero se escapó de una cárcel federal de Tampa.An inmate escaped from a federal prison in Tampa.
b. to run away from
No podrás seguir escapándote de tus problemas. Debes enfrentarlos.You won't be able to run away from your problems any more. You've got to face them.
2. (to go through a hole)
a. to leak out of
El periódico informó que el gas venenoso se había escapado de un tanque fisurado.The newspaper reported that the poisonous gas had leaked out of a cracked tank.
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