fugitive

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1 fugitive /ˈfjuːʤətɪv/ noun
plural fugitives
1 fugitive
/ˈfjuːʤətɪv/
noun
plural fugitives
Learner's definition of FUGITIVE
[count]
: a person who is running away to avoid being captured
especially : a person who is trying to escape being arrested by the police often + from
2 fugitive /ˈfjuːʤətɪv/ adjective
2 fugitive
/ˈfjuːʤətɪv/
adjective
Learner's definition of FUGITIVE
always used before a noun
: running away to avoid being captured
literary : lasting a very short time
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