French translation of 'abscond'
disparaître ⧫ s’enfuir
to abscond with sth [money] disparaître avec qch ⧫ s’enfuir avec qch
to abscond from [prison, school] s’enfuir de
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Example Sentences Including 'abscond'
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A prisoner who absconded from an open jail two months ago has been arrested in a pub.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
An individual turned up claiming to be a prisoner who had absconded but left before this could be clarified.The Sun (2006)
Last year 23 times more patients escaped from psychiatric hospitals than absconded from prisons.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
MORE than 4,000 prisoners have absconded over the last ten years.The Sun (2014)
The last of three prisoners who absconded from an open jail has been arrested.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Used Rarely. abscond is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translation of abscond from the Collins English to French Dictionary