Translation of "escape" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] (GET FREE) 避开 uk us /ɪˈskeɪp/

to get free from something, or to avoid something

Two prisoners have escaped. 两个犯人逃走了。
A lion has escaped from its cage. 一头狮子逃出了兽笼。
She was lucky to escape serious injury. 她真是万幸,逃过一劫,没有受重伤。
He narrowly (= only just) escaped a fine. 他差一点被罚款。
His name escapes me (= I have forgotten his name). 我记不起他的名字了。
Nothing important escapes her notice/attention. 任何重要的事情都不会逃过她的眼睛/注意。

(Translation of “escape verb (GET FREE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)