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fugitive

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  • adjfleeing, transient
  • nounperson escaping from law or other pursuer
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Synonyms for fugitive

adj fleeing, transient
  • elusive
  • wanted
  • brief
  • criminal
  • ephemeral
  • flying
  • passing
  • short
  • temporary
  • volatile
  • wandering
  • avoiding
  • errant
  • erratic
  • escaping
  • evading
  • evanescent
  • fleeting
  • flitting
  • fugacious
  • hot
  • impermanent
  • lamster
  • momentary
  • moving
  • on the lam
  • planetary
  • running away
  • short-lived
  • transitory
  • unstable

Antonyms for fugitive

  • enduring
  • lasting
  • lengthy
  • long
  • permanent
  • confronting
  • facing
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noun. person who breaks the law

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culprits

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elusive

adjective. evasive, mysterious

emigrant

noun. person who leaves his or her native country
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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