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fugitive
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition someone who flees from an unpleasant situation — especially fleeing law enforcement officers
  • She screamed and shouted, too, with a terrific volume of sound, which, doubtless, caused the hearts of the fugitives to quake within them.
    Chapter 7 -- The Governor's Hall (38% in)

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