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fugitives, plural;
  1. A person who has escaped from a place or is in hiding, esp. to avoid arrest or persecution
    • - fugitives from justice
    • - fugitive criminals
  2. Quick to disappear; fleeting
    • - he entertained a fugitive idea that Barbara needed him

  1. someone who flees from an uncongenial situation; "fugitives from the sweatshops"
  2. fleeting: lasting for a markedly brief time; "a fleeting glance"; "fugitive hours"; "rapid momentaneous association of things that meet and pass"; "a momentary glimpse"
  3. someone who is sought by law officers; someone trying to elude justice
  4. A fugitive is a person who is fleeing from custody, whether it be from private slavery, a government arrest, government or non-government questioning, vigilante violence, or outraged private individuals. ...
  5. The game of Fugitive combines elements of a number of outdoor games such as capture the flag, cops and robbers, and Sharks and Minnows. In Fugitive, players divide into two teams, with each team playing the part either of the "fugitives" or of the "police". ...
  6. Fugitive pigments are non-permanent pigments that lighten in a relatively short time when exposed to light. Fugitive pigments are present in types of paint, markers, inks etc., which are used for temporary applications. ...
  7. "Fugitive" is the first single taken from David Gray's eighth studio album Draw the Line. The song had its first exclusive play on Ken Bruce's BBC Radio 2 show on 21 July 2009 and was released in the UK on 7 September 2009.
  8. The Fugitive is a 1910 drama film directed by D. W. Griffith. Prints of the film survive at the film archive of the Library of Congress and at George Eastman House.
  9. The Fugitive is a 1947 drama film starring Henry Fonda and directed by John Ford, based on the novel The Power and the Glory by Graham Greene. It was shot on location in Mexico by Mexican cinematographer Gabriel Figueroa.
  10. The Fugitive is a 1972 Hong Kong film .
  11. The Fugitive is a 1993 American film based on the television series of the same name. The film was directed by Andrew Davis and stars Harrison Ford as Dr. Richard Kimble, and Tommy Lee Jones as Deputy United States Marshal Samuel Gerard. ...
  12. The Fugitive (La Fuggitiva) is the last play of Italian playwright Ugo Betti, completed six months before his death. It was first performed posthumously, at the Teatro le Fenice in Venice, in 1953.
  13. "The Fugitive' (aka "(I'm A Lonesome) Fugitive") is a 1967 single by Merle Haggard which was written by Liz Anderson and Casey Anderson. "The Fugitive" was Haggard's sixth release to reach the U.S. country singles chart and his first number one on the chart. ...
  14. The Fugitive is the third solo album released by Genesis keyboardist Tony Banks on Charisma Records in 1983. This is the first and only full-length album where Tony Banks sings all the songs.
  15. a person who is fleeing or escaping from something; fleeing or running away; transient, fleeting or ephemeral; elusive or difficult to retain
  16. (fugitives) people who are running away
  17. A person suspected of doing something wrong that runs away or tries to escape the law.
  18. fugitivo; prófugo; errante; vagabundo; fugaz; pasajero
  19. One who runs away to avoid arrest, prosecution or imprisonment. Many extradition laws also call the suspect a "fugitive" although, in that context, it does not necessarily mean that the suspect was trying to hide in the country from which extradition is being sought.
  20. Slave Laws, acts passed by the United States Congress in 1793 and 1850, intended to facilitate the recapture and extradition of runaway slaves and to commit the federal government to the legitimacy of holding property in slaves.
  21. An offender under DOC commitment who has, without proper consent, escaped from custody/confinement or absconded from parole supervision.
  22. Inherently unstable materials; media that easily fade when exposed to light. However, some media will fade without exposure to light.
  23. Colors that are not lightfast and will fade over time.
  24. Someone who had escaped from captivity, such as a runaway slave
  25. One who is running away for fear of punishment or danger.