Definitions for abscondæbˈskɒnd
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word abscond
abscond, bolt, absquatulate, decamp, run off, go off, make off(verb)
run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along
"The thief made off with our silver"; "the accountant absconded with the cash from the safe"
To flee; to withdraw from.
To depart secretly; to hide from; to steal away, particularly to avoid arrest or prosecution :
To hide [something], to conceal [something]; to take away [something] :
Origin: * First attested in 1565.
to hide, withdraw, or be concealed
to depart clandestinely; to steal off and secrete one's self; -- used especially of persons who withdraw to avoid a legal process; as, an absconding debtor
to hide; to conceal
Origin: [L. abscondere to hide; ab, abs + condere to lay up; con + dre (only in comp.) to put. Cf. Do.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The system has failed because it allowed him to abscond to Syria, even if the correct procedures were followed, I have evidence that they were far too weak.
Translations for abscond
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- укривам се, измъквам се, заминавам тайно, избягвам, отдръпвам се отBulgarian
- davonmachen, verstecken, zurückziehenGerman
- evadir, fugarse, huir, fugarSpanish
- گريختن, پنهان شدنPersian
- lateo, latitoLatin
- vertrekken, wegrennenDutch
- stikke av, rømmeNorwegian
- zbiec, ukryć się przed, uniknąć, uciec od, uciecPolish
- esconder, ocultar, se, evadir, fugirPortuguese
- избегать, скрыва́ть, уклонятьсяRussian
- rymma, lämna, avvika, gömma sigSwedish
- çekilmek, tüymek, kaçmak, saklanmak, sıvışmakTurkish
Get even more translations for abscond »
Find a translation for the abscond definition in other languages:
Select another language: