Bedeutung von “escape” im Essential American English Dictionary

escape

verb us /ɪˈskeɪp/ present participle escaping, past tense and past participle escaped

B1 to succeed in getting away from a place where you do not want to be:

The two killers escaped from prison last night.

to avoid a dangerous or unpleasant situation:

She was lucky to escape serious injury.

(Definition von “escape verb” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)