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fugitive
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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someone who is running away or hiding to avoid arrest or an unpleasant situation
  • It mattered to the Americans I met, and I didn't like how they responded: that I was in Canada by choice, that I was not a fugitive, and that I didn't have to be in Toronto—in my view, this made my commitment more serious; but in their view I was less desperate and, therefore, less serious.
    p. 462.3

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