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Runaway vs. Scape

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  • Runaway (noun)

    A person or animal that runs away or has run away; a person, animal, or organization that escapes captivity or restrictions.

    "Runaway children are vulnerable to criminal exploitation."

  • Runaway (noun)

    A vehicle (especially, a train) that is out of control.

  • Runaway (noun)

    An object or process that is out of control or out of equilibrium.

  • Runaway (noun)

    The act of running away, especially of a horse or teams.

  • Runaway (noun)

    An overwhelming victory.

    "The home side won in a runaway."

  • Runaway (adjective)

    Having run away; escaped; fugitive

    "a runaway thief"

  • Runaway (adjective)

    having escaped from the control of the rider or driver

    "a runaway donkey"

  • Runaway (adjective)

    Easily won, as a contest

    "a runaway victory at the polls"

  • Runaway (adjective)

    ; rampant

    "runaway prices"

  • Runaway (adjective)

    or revolting against one's group, duties, expected conduct, or the like, especially to establish or join a rival group, change one's life drastically, etc.

    "The runaway delegates nominated their own candidate."

  • Scape (noun)

    A leafless stalk growing directly out of a root.

  • Scape (noun)

    The basal segment of an insect's antenna (i.e. the part closest to the body).

  • Scape (noun)

    The basal part of the ovipositor of an insect, more specifically known as the oviscape.

  • Scape (noun)

    The shaft of a column.

  • Scape (noun)

    The apophyge of a shaft.

  • Scape (noun)

    escape

  • Scape (noun)

    A means of escape; evasion.

  • Scape (noun)

    A freak; a slip; a fault; an escapade.

  • Scape (noun)

    A loose act of vice or lewdness.

  • Scape (noun)

    The cry of the snipe when flushed.

  • Scape (noun)

    The snipe itself.

  • Scape (verb)

    to escape

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  • Runaway (noun)

    One who, or that which, flees from danger, duty, restraint, etc.; a fugitive.

  • Runaway (noun)

    The act of running away, esp. of a horse or teams; as, there was a runaway yesterday.

  • Runaway (adjective)

    Running away; fleeing from danger, duty, restraint, etc.; as, runaway soldiers; a runaway horse.

  • Runaway (adjective)

    Accomplished by running away or elopement, or during flight; as, a runaway marriage.

  • Runaway (adjective)

    Won by a long lead; as, a runaway victory.

  • Scape (noun)

    A peduncle rising from the ground or from a subterranean stem, as in the stemless violets, the bloodroot, and the like.

  • Scape (noun)

    The long basal joint of the antennæ of an insect.

  • Scape (noun)

    The shaft of a column.

  • Scape (noun)

    An escape.

  • Scape (noun)

    Means of escape; evasion.

  • Scape (noun)

    A freak; a slip; a fault; an escapade.

  • Scape (noun)

    Loose act of vice or lewdness.

  • Scape

    To escape.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Runaway (noun)

    an easy victory

  • Runaway (noun)

    someone who flees from an uncongenial situation;

    "fugitives from the sweatshops"

  • Runaway (adjective)

    completely out of control;

    "runaway inflation"

  • Scape (noun)

    erect leafless flower stalk growing directly from the ground as in a tulip

  • Scape (noun)

    (architecture) upright consisting of the vertical part of a column

Princeton's WordNet
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