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runaway

run·a·way

runaway

 
pronunciation:
ruh n weI
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: one who has fled or run away; fugitive.
synonyms:
fugitive
definition 2: something, such as a vehicle, that has broken away from confinement or restraint.
definition 3: (informal) a clear and easy victory.
synonyms:
cakewalk, landslide, walkaway, walkover
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having fled or run away.
a runaway child
synonyms:
fugitive
similar words:
escaped, loose
definition 2: having escaped confinement or restraint.
a runaway trainrunaway inflation
similar words:
escaped, fugitive, loose, wild
definition 3: easily won, as a competition.
a runaway election
similar words:
decisive, easy
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