noun, verb (used with or without object), scaped, scap·ing. Archaic.
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Historical Examples of scaped
If he scape this age, he has scaped a tempest, and may live to be a man.Microcosmography
Yes, yes, since I have 'scaped your hands, I can face anything.The Beaux-Stratagem
She said, 'Joy in thy kiss, and that I have 'scaped Shagpat.'The Shaving of Shagpat, Complete
Ford narrowly 'scaped losing 500 pounds by him, and so did I too.The Journal to Stella
With bet thee strokes upon him 'scaped the Sovereign of Seville.The Lay of the Cid
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Word Origin for scape
"scenery view," 1773, abstracted from landscape (n.); as a comb. element, first attested use is 1796, in prisonscape.
late 13c., shortened form of escape; frequent in prose till late 17c. Related: Scaped (sometimes 15c.-16c. with strong past tense scope); scaping. As a noun from c.1300.