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Origin of scape1
Definition for scape (2 of 3)
noun, verb (used with or without object), scaped, scap·ing.Archaic.
Definition for scape (3 of 3)
Example sentences from the Web for scape
Of the twoscore and ten thousand, when they were counted o'er, There 'scaped out of that battle but an hundred men and four.The Lay of the Cid|R. Selden Rose
So gladly 'scaped From slaughter now, he shall not soon again425 Feel an ambition to contend with me.The Iliad of Homer|Homer
He looked so very foolish that we began to look around, We thought he was a greenhorn that had just 'scaped from town.Cowboy Songs|Various
I seed mo' den dat—I seed wut until dat time had 'scaped me—I seed dat de man wuz good lookin'.Up Terrapin River|Opie P. Read
She said, 'Joy in thy kiss, and that I have 'scaped Shagpat.'The Shaving of Shagpat, Complete|George Meredith