Definition of Abscond in English :

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Abscond meaning in English

Meaning of Abscond in English

Pronunciation of Abscond in English

Abscond pronunciation in English

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1. abscond, absquatulate, bolt, decamp, go off, make off, run off

run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along

Example Sentences:
'The thief made off with our silver'
'the accountant absconded with the cash from the safe'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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to run away secretly, esp from an open institution or to avoid prosecution or punishment

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verb intransitive
to go away hastily and secretly; run away and hide, esp. in order to escape the law

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intr.v. ab·scond·ed, ab·scond·ing, ab·sconds
To leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself, often to avoid arrest or prosecution.

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