Definition for fled (2 of 2)
verb (used without object), fled, flee·ing.
verb (used with object), fled, flee·ing.
Origin of flee
Related formsout·flee, verb (used with object), out·fled, out·flee·ing.un·flee·ing, adjective
Can be confusedflea flee
Examples from the Web for fled
The gunman then burst from the restaurant and fled down the street with the other man.
They carjacked a Renault Clio, took the car, and fled with it.
His latest target has been Hajji Hassan, a Baluch drug lord who fled Iran and settled in Turbat in 2000.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Vlad Burlutskiy is a civic and political activist from Russia who fled the country last year due to increasing threats.Behind Bars for the Holidays: 11 Political Prisoners We Want to See Free In 2015|Movements.Org|December 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Wahlberg fled from the scene and approached a bystander, Hoa Trinh, also Vietnamese.Mark Wahlberg’s Pardon Plea: A Look Back At His Troubling, Violent, and Racist Rap Sheet|Marlow Stern|December 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As regards myself, assailed by all the Gandharvas, I fled before thy eyes, unable to rally our flying host.The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 3 Pt. 2|Translated by Kisari Mohan Ganguli
Before supper she found, by half a dozen telephone calls, that Fern had fled to the Minniemashie House.Main Street|Sinclair Lewis
This man, who commanded men and had gained his own way by sheer brain and combativeness, fled by stealth from a dreaded enemy.Robert Toombs|Pleasant A. Stovall
Therewith he fled, and the secretary suddenly found himself confronting a new idea.The Herapath Property|J. S. Fletcher
General Lovell was in command of 3,000 troops, intended for the defense of New Orleans, but he fled.The Greater Republic|Charles Morris