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flee

flee

 
 
pronunciation:
fli
features:
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part of speech: verb
inflections: flees, fleeing, fled
definition: to run away or escape.
Burglars usually flee when a dog barks.
similar words:
escape, fly, skip, split
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Are you looking for the word flea (a tiny insect)? Flee and flea sound alike but have different meanings.
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