Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (v.) To flee from and avoid; to be saved or exempt from; to shun; to obtain security from; as, to escape danger.
2. (v.) To avoid the notice of; to pass unobserved by; to evade; as, the fact escaped our attention.
3. (v. i.) To flee, and become secure from danger; -- often followed by from or out of.
4. (v. i.) To get clear from danger or evil of any form; to be passed without harm.
5. (v. i.) To get free from that which confines or holds; -- used of persons or things; as, to escape from prison, from arrest, or from slavery; gas escapes from the pipes; electricity escapes from its conductors.
6. (n.) The act of fleeing from danger, of evading harm, or of avoiding notice; deliverance from injury or any evil; flight; as, an escape in battle; a narrow escape; also, the means of escape; as, a fire escape.
7. (n.) That which escapes attention or restraint; a mistake; an oversight; also, transgression.
8. (n.) A sally.
9. (n.) The unlawful permission, by a jailer or other custodian, of a prisoner's departure from custody.
10. (n.) An apophyge.
11. (n.) Leakage or outflow, as of steam or a liquid.
Greek1309. diapheugo -- to flee through, escape
... to flee through, escape. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: diapheugo Phonetic
Spelling: (dee-af-yoo'-go) Short Definition: I escape by flight Definition: I ...
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2990. lanthano -- to escape notice
668. apopheugo -- to flee from
1628. ekpheugo -- to flee away
5343. pheugo -- to flee
1545. ekbasis -- an exit, outcome
1831. exerchomai -- to go or come out of
1295. diasozo -- to bring safely through (a danger), to save ...
1579. ekkolumbao -- to swim out of
1826. exeimi -- to go forth
Strong's Hebrew4655. miphlat -- an escape or (place of) escape
... 4654b, 4655. miphlat. 4656 . an escape or (place of) escape. Transliteration:
miphlat Phonetic Spelling: (mif-lawt') Short Definition: refuge. ...
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6413. peletah -- an escape
6403. palat -- to escape
4498. manos -- flight, place of escape or refuge
5127. nus -- to flee, escape
1046. Beth Palet -- "place of escape," a place in S. Judah
8277. sarad -- to escape
6407. Palti -- "escape," a descriptive title for one of David's ...
6406. Palti -- "escape," two Israelites
8444. totsaah -- an outgoing, extremity, perhaps source, escape
The Escape from Despondency
Remarkable Escape from Prison
The one Escape.
Bit and Bridle: How to Escape Them
Peter after his Escape
Escape from the Deluge of Old.
A Collier's Remarkable Escape
Athanasius's Wonderful Escape.
The Escape from Egypt
Lot's Escape from a Wicked City
ThesaurusEscape (142 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (v.) To flee from and avoid; to be saved or exempt
from; to shun; to obtain security from; as, to escape danger. ...
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Vent (8 Occurrences)
Refugees (6 Occurrences)
Anywhere (20 Occurrences)
Swept (43 Occurrences)
Slip (22 Occurrences)
Survivors (49 Occurrences)
Fugitives (21 Occurrences)
Unpunished (24 Occurrences)
Escapes (11 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceEscape (142 Occurrences)
Matthew 2:13 When they were gone, and angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, "Rise: take the babe and His mother and escape to Egypt, and remain there till I bring you word. For Herod is about to make search for the child in order to destroy Him."
Matthew 9:17 Nor do people pour new wine into old wineskins. Otherwise, the skins would split, the wine would escape, and the skins be destroyed. But they put new wine into fresh skins, and both are saved."
Matthew 10:23 Whenever they persecute you in one town, escape to the next; for I solemnly tell you that you will not have gone the round of all the towns of Israel before the Son of Man comes.
Matthew 23:33 You serpents, you offspring of vipers, how will you escape the judgment of Gehenna?
Matthew 24:16 "then let those who are in Judaea escape to the hills;
Matthew 24:22 And if those days had not been cut short, no one would escape; but for the sake of God's own People those days will be cut short.
Mark 7:24 From there he arose, and went away into the borders of Tyre and Sidon. He entered into a house, and didn't want anyone to know it, but he couldn't escape notice.
Mark 13:14 "As soon, however, as you see the Abomination of Desolation standing where he ought not" --let the reader observe these words--"then let those in Judaea escape to the hills;
Mark 13:20 and but for the fact that the Lord has cut short those days, no one would escape; but for the sake of His own People whom He has chosen for Himself He has cut short the days.
Luke 8:29 For already He had been commanding the foul spirit to come out of the man. For many a time it had seized and held him, and they had repeatedly put him in chains and fetters and kept guard over him, but he used to break the chains to pieces, and, impelled by the demon, to escape into the Desert.
Luke 21:21 Then let those who shall be in Judaea escape to the hills; let those who are in the city leave it, and those who are in the country not enter in.
Luke 21:36 Therefore be watchful all the time, praying that you may be counted worthy to escape all these things that will happen, and to stand before the Son of Man."
Acts 2:40 And with many more appeals he solemnly warned and entreated them, saying, "Escape from this crooked generation."
Acts 14:6 the Apostles, having become aware of it, made their escape into the Lycaonian towns of Lystra and Derbe, and the neighbouring country.
Acts 25:11 For if I have done wrong, and have committed anything worthy of death, I don't refuse to die; but if none of those things is true that they accuse me of, no one can give me up to them. I appeal to Caesar!"
Acts 26:26 For the King, to whom I speak freely, knows about these matters. I am not to be persuaded that any detail of them has escaped his notice; for these things have not been done in a corner.
Acts 27:30 The sailors, however, wanted to make their escape from the ship, and had lowered the boat into the sea, pretending that they were going to lay out anchors from the bow.
Acts 27:42 The soldiers' counsel was to kill the prisoners, so that none of them would swim out and escape.
Romans 2:3 Do you think this, O man who judges those who practice such things, and do the same, that you will escape the judgment of God?
Romans 13:5 We must obey therefore, not only in order to escape punishment, but also for conscience' sake.
Romans 15:31 asking that I may escape unhurt from those in Judaea who are disobedient, and that the service which I am going to Jerusalem to render may be well received by the Church there,
1 Corinthians 10:13 No temptation has taken you except what is common to man. God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted above what you are able, but will with the temptation also make the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it.
Galatians 6:12 All who desire to display their zeal for external observances try to compel you to receive circumcision, but their real object is simply to escape being persecuted for the Cross of Christ.
1 Thessalonians 5:3 For when they are saying, "Peace and safety," then sudden destruction will come on them, like birth pains on a pregnant woman; and they will in no way escape.
2 Timothy 2:26 and they may recover themselves out of the devil's snare, having been taken captive by him to his will.
Hebrews 2:3 how will we escape if we neglect so great a salvation-which at the first having been spoken through the Lord, was confirmed to us by those who heard;
Hebrews 4:13 And no created thing is able to escape its scrutiny; but everything lies bare and completely exposed before the eyes of Him with whom we have to do.
Hebrews 12:3 Therefore, if you would escape becoming weary and faint-hearted, compare your own sufferings with those of Him who endured such hostility directed against Him by sinners.
Hebrews 12:25 See that you don't refuse him who speaks. For if they didn't escape when they refused him who warned on the Earth, how much more will we not escape who turn away from him who warns from heaven,
James 2:25 In the same way also was not the notorious sinner Rahab declared to be righteous because of her actions when she welcomed the spies and hurriedly helped them to escape another way?
2 Peter 1:4 by which he has granted to us his precious and exceedingly great promises; that through these you may become partakers of the divine nature, having escaped from the corruption that is in the world by lust.
2 Peter 2:18 For when they speak great swelling words of vanity, they allure through the lusts of the flesh, through much wantonness, those that were clean escaped from them who live in error.
2 Peter 3:8 But don't forget this one thing, beloved, that one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.
Genesis 7:7 Noah went into the ship with his sons, his wife, and his sons' wives, because of the waters of the flood.
Genesis 19:17 It came to pass, when they had taken them out, that he said, "Escape for your life! Don't look behind you, and don't stay anywhere in the plain. Escape to the mountains, lest you be consumed!"
Genesis 19:19 See now, your servant has found favor in your sight, and you have magnified your loving kindness, which you have shown to me in saving my life. I can't escape to the mountain, lest evil overtake me, and I die.
Genesis 19:20 See now, this city is near to flee to, and it is a little one. Oh let me escape there (isn't it a little one?), and my soul will live."
Genesis 19:22 Hurry, escape there, for I can't do anything until you get there." Therefore the name of the city was called Zoar.
Genesis 32:8 and he said, "If Esau comes to the one company, and strikes it, then the company which is left will escape."
Genesis 45:7 and God sendeth me before you, to place of you a remnant in the land, and to give life to you by a great escape;
Exodus 1:10 Come, let us deal wisely with them, lest they multiply, and it happen that when any war breaks out, they also join themselves to our enemies, and fight against us, and escape out of the land."
Leviticus 26:37 They will stumble over one another, as it were before the sword, when no one pursues: and you will have no power to stand before your enemies.
Numbers 21:29 Woe to thee, Moab! thou art undone, O people of Chemosh: he hath given his sons that escaped, and his daughters, into captivity unto Sihon king of the Amorites.
Deuteronomy 2:34 And we took all his cities at that time, and utterly destroyed every city, men, and women, and little ones: we let none escape.
Joshua 8:20 When the men of Ai looked behind them, they saw, and behold, the smoke of the city ascended up to heaven, and they had no power to flee this way or that way. The people who fled to the wilderness turned back on the pursuers.
Joshua 8:22 The others came out of the city against them, so they were in the midst of Israel, some on this side, and some on that side. They struck them, so that they let none of them remain or escape.
Judges 20:42 Therefore they turned their backs before the men of Israel to the way of the wilderness; but the battle followed hard after them; and those who came out of the cities destroyed them in its midst.
1 Samuel 19:10 Saul sought to pin David even to the wall with the spear; but he slipped away out of Saul's presence, and he stuck the spear into the wall. David fled, and escaped that night.
1 Samuel 19:18 Now David fled, and escaped, and came to Samuel to Ramah, and told him all that Saul had done to him. He and Samuel went and lived in Naioth.
1 Samuel 23:28 So Saul returned from pursuing after David, and went against the Philistines: therefore they called that place Sela Hammahlekoth.
1 Samuel 27:1 David said in his heart, "I shall now perish one day by the hand of Saul. There is nothing better for me than that I should escape into the land of the Philistines; and Saul will despair of me, to seek me any more in all the borders of Israel. So shall I escape out of his hand."
2 Samuel 15:14 David said to all his servants who were with him at Jerusalem, "Arise, and let us flee; for else none of us shall escape from Absalom. Make speed to depart, lest he overtake us quickly, and bring down evil on us, and strike the city with the edge of the sword."
2 Samuel 20:6 David said to Abishai, "Now Sheba the son of Bichri will do us more harm than did Absalom. Take your lord's servants, and pursue after him, lest he get himself fortified cities, and escape out of our sight."
1 Kings 12:18 Then king Rehoboam sent Adoram, who was over the men subject to forced labor; and all Israel stoned him to death with stones. King Rehoboam made speed to get him up to his chariot, to flee to Jerusalem.
1 Kings 18:40 Elijah said to them, "Seize the prophets of Baal! Don't let one of them escape!" They seized them. Elijah brought them down to the brook Kishon, and killed them there.
1 Kings 19:17 It shall happen, that he who escapes from the sword of Hazael, Jehu will kill; and he who escapes from the sword of Jehu, Elisha will kill.
2 Kings 9:15 but king Joram was returned to be healed in Jezreel of the wounds which the Syrians had given him, when he fought with Hazael king of Syria.) Jehu said, "If this is your thinking, then let no one escape and go out of the city, to go to tell it in Jezreel."
2 Kings 10:24 They went in to offer sacrifices and burnt offerings. Now Jehu had appointed him eighty men outside, and said, "If any of the men whom I bring into your hands escape, he who lets him go, his life shall be for the life of him."
2 Kings 10:25 It happened, as soon as he had made an end of offering the burnt offering, that Jehu said to the guard and to the captains, "Go in, and kill them! Let none escape." They struck them with the edge of the sword; and the guard and the captains cast them out, and went to the city of the house of Baal.
2 Kings 19:31 For out of Jerusalem a remnant will go out, and out of Mount Zion those who shall escape. The zeal of Yahweh will perform this.'
2 Kings 23:18 And he saith, 'Let him alone, let no man touch his bones;' and they let his bones escape, with the bones of the prophet who came out of Samaria.
2 Chronicles 10:18 Then king Rehoboam sent Hadoram, who was over the men subject to forced labor; and the children of Israel stoned him to death with stones. King Rehoboam made speed to get him up to his chariot, to flee to Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 12:7 And when Jehovah seeth that they have been humbled, a word of Jehovah hath been unto Shemaiah, saying, 'They have been humbled; I do not destroy them, and I have given to them as a little thing for an escape, and I pour not out My fury in Jerusalem by the hand of Shishak;
Ezra 9:8 Now for a little moment grace has been shown from Yahweh our God, to leave us a remnant to escape, and to give us a nail in his holy place, that our God may lighten our eyes, and give us a little reviving in our bondage.
Ezra 9:13 And after all that hath come upon us for our evil works, and for our great guilt (for Thou, O our God, hast kept back of the rod from our iniquities, and hast given to us an escape like this),
Ezra 9:14 shall we again break your commandments, and join in affinity with the peoples that do these abominations? wouldn't you be angry with us until you had consumed us, so that there should be no remnant, nor any to escape?
Ezra 9:15 Yahweh, the God of Israel, you are righteous; for we are left a remnant that is escaped, as it is this day: behold, we are before you in our guiltiness; for none can stand before you because of this.
Esther 4:13 Then Mordecai asked them return answer to Esther, "Don't think to yourself that you will escape in the king's house any more than all the Jews.
Job 11:20 But the eyes of the wicked shall fail, and they shall not escape, and their hope shall be as the giving up of the ghost.
Job 15:30 He shall not depart out of darkness. The flame shall dry up his branches. By the breath of God's mouth shall he go away.
Job 20:20 Because he knew no quietness within him, He shall not save aught of that wherein he delighteth.
Job 23:7 There the upright doth reason with Him, And I escape for ever from my judge.
Job 41:19 Out of his mouth do flames go, sparks of fire escape.
Psalms 33:17 A horse is a vain thing for safety; Neither doth he deliver any by his great power.
Psalms 55:8 I would hasten my escape from the windy storm and tempest.
Psalms 56:7 Shall they escape by iniquity? In anger cast down the peoples, God.
Psalms 68:20 God is to us a God of deliverance. To Yahweh, the Lord, belongs escape from death.
Psalms 71:2 Deliver me in thy righteousness, and cause me to escape: incline thine ear unto me, and save me.
Psalms 71:4 O my God, cause me to escape From the hand of the wicked, From the hand of the perverse and violent.
Psalms 82:4 Let the weak and needy escape, From the hand of the wicked deliver them.
Psalms 88:8 You have taken my friends from me. You have made me an abomination to them. I am confined, and I can't escape.
Psalms 141:10 Let the wicked fall into their own nets, whilst that I withal escape.
Psalms 142:4 Looking to my right side, I saw no man who was my friend: I had no safe place; no one had any care for my soul.
Proverbs 3:21 My son, keep good sense, and do not let wise purpose go from your eyes.
Proverbs 4:21 Let them not go from your eyes; keep them deep in your heart.
Proverbs 11:9 With his mouth the evil man sends destruction on his neighbour; but through knowledge the upright are taken out of trouble.
Proverbs 11:21 Though hand join in hand, the evil man shall not be unpunished; But the seed of the righteous shall be delivered.
Proverbs 12:13 In the sin of the lips is a net which takes the sinner, but the upright man will come out of trouble.
Proverbs 19:5 A false witness shall not be unpunished, and he that speaketh lies shall not escape.
Proverbs 28:26 He that trusteth in his own heart is a fool; But whoso walketh wisely, he shall be delivered.
Ecclesiastes 7:18 It is good that thou shouldst take hold of this; yes, also from this withdraw not thy hand: for he that feareth God shall escape from them all.
Ecclesiastes 7:26 I find more bitter than death the woman whose heart is snares and traps, whose hands are chains. Whoever pleases God shall escape from her; but the sinner will be ensnared by her.
Isaiah 15:9 For the waters of Dimon are full of blood; for I will bring yet more on Dimon, a lion on those of Moab who escape, and on the remnant of the land.
Isaiah 20:6 The inhabitants of this coast land will say in that day,'Behold, this is our expectation, where we fled for help to be delivered from the king of Assyria. And we, how will we escape?'"
Isaiah 31:5 As birds flying, so doth Jehovah of Hosts Cover over Jerusalem, covering and delivering, Passing over, and causing to escape.'
Isaiah 31:8 Then the Assyrian will come down by the sword, but not of man; the sword, not of men, will be the cause of his destruction: and he will go in flight from the sword, and his young men will be put to forced work.
Isaiah 37:32 For out of Jerusalem a remnant will go forth, and survivors will escape from Mount Zion. The zeal of Yahweh of Armies will perform this.'
Isaiah 66:19 "I will set a sign among them, and I will send such as escape of them to the nations, to Tarshish, Pul, and Lud, who draw the bow, to Tubal and Javan, to the islands afar off, who have not heard my fame, neither have seen my glory; and they shall declare my glory among the nations.
Jeremiah 11:11 Therefore thus says Yahweh, Behold, I will bring evil on them, which they shall not be able to escape; and they shall cry to me, but I will not listen to them.
Jeremiah 21:9 He who remains in this city shall die by the sword, and by the famine, and by the pestilence; but he who goes out, and passes over to the Chaldeans who besiege you, he shall live, and his life shall be to him for a prey.
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