huir de

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huir 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 leave)
a. to escape from (from a person or a place)
Unos presos planeaban huir de la cárcel.Some prisoners were planing to escape from the prison.
b. to flee (from danger or pursuit)
Los refugiados huyen de su país por la guerra civil.The refugees flee their country because of the civil war.
c. to run away from
El sospechoso huyó de la escena del crimen en un coche robado.The suspect ran away from the scene of the crime in a stolen car.
2. (to stay away from)
a. to avoid
Si tienes el colesterol alto, deberías huir de los alimentos grasos.If you have high cholesterol, you should avoid fatty foods.
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