Escapes Sentence Examples
If she escapes, it won't be with your help.
Chimneys are unknown in the older houses; the hearth is in the centre of the chief room, and the smoke escapes through the roof.
I don't give a damn if he escapes.
On many of the islets numerous tropical fruits are found growing wild, but they are no doubt escapes from cultivation, just as the large herds of wild cattle, horses, donkeys, pigs, goats and dogs - the last large and fierce - which occur abundantly on most of the islands have escaped from domestication.
Many of the well-waters contain gases; thus the town of Roma is lighted by natural gas which escapes from its well.Advertisement
Sulphur in some part escapes unchanged in the faeces.
In the Cyclorrhapha on the other hand, in which the actual pupa is concealed within the hardened larval skin, the imago escapes through a circular orifice formed by pushing off or through the head end of the puparium.
Surprised together, Lancelot escapes, and the queen is condemned to be burnt alive.
Meanwhile Napoleon, after narrow escapes from royalist mobs in Provence, was conducted in the British cruiser "Undaunted" to Elba.
Many of them end in small lakes, which are separated from the sea by narrow strips of land, through which the water escapes by one or more outlets.Advertisement
In this patent, the distillation is described as being conducted in a vessel having a loaded valve or a partially closed stop-cock, through which the confined vapour escapes under any desired pressure.
Sodium salicylate escapes from the blood mainly by the kidneys, in the secretion of which sodium salicylate and salicyluric acid can be detected within fifteen minutes of its administration.
This seems to have been the only instance of an intercolonial provision for the return of fugitive slaves; there were, indeed, not infrequent escapes by slaves from one colony to another, but it was not until after the growth of anti-slavery sentiment and the acquisition of western territory, that it became necessary to adopt a uniform method for the return of fugitive slaves.
The advantage to the animal of this imitation of surrounding objects is that it escapes the pursuit of (say) a bird which would, were it not deceived by the resemblance, attack and eat the caterpillar.
Either the caterpillar postures and escapes, or it does not posture and is eaten; it is.Advertisement
Some glycerin may be re-formed, but with very strong alkaline solutions little of the glycerin molecule escapes destruction, oxalic acid and several other products resulting.
The Council controls the provision of fire escapes in factories employing over 40 persons, under an act of 1901; it also compels the mainten ance of proper precautions against fire in theatres and places of entertainments.
It rarely attacks man, and when pursued escapes if possible by ascending trees.
A small pipe entering below the false bottom allows the air in the cistern to escape as it is displaced by the water or syrup. In some refineries this pipe, which is carried up to a higher level than the top of the cistern, is fitted with a whistle which sounds as long as the air escapes.
These organisms reduce nitrates to nitrites and finally to ammonia and gaseous free nitrogen which escapes into the atmosphere.Advertisement
In The Downfall Matilda Fitz Walter escapes from the persecution of King John by following her lover to Sherwood Forest, where they took the names of Robin Hood and Maid Marian, and lived apart until they could be legally united.
It escapes into the adjacent tissue and there gives rise either to one or more generations of rediae or at once to a new type of organism - the cercaria.
The ciliated larva escapes from the egg into the water and enters an intermediate host (leech, mollusc, arthropod, batrachian or fish) where it undergoes a metamorphosis into a second stage in which most of the adult organs are present.
Bleeding from an artery is of a bright red colour, and escapes from the end of the vessel nearest the heart in jets synchronous with the heart's beat.
There are neither sulphuric exhalations nor escapes of steam at present, and it would seem that this great volcano is permanently extinct.Advertisement
If the latter be insoluble, the gas diffuses into the solution and, when this becomes saturated, escapes into the air.
Though represented in English by two symbols this is a single sound, which may be either interdental or, as frequently in English, produced "by keeping the tongue loosely behind the upper front teeth, so that the breath escapes partly between the tongue and the teeth, and partly, if the teeth are not very closely set, through the interstices between them" (Jespersen).
No group of terrestrial insects escapes their attacks - even larvae boring in wood are detected by ichneumon flies with excessively long ovipositors.
Leto escapes to Ortygia, which Poseidon covers with the sea in order to protect Leto.
Hathor, his mother, is persecuted by Typhon and escapes to a floating island with the bones of Horus, who revives and slays the dragon.'
On his way he was repeatedly mobbed and had many narrow escapes from being torn to pieces.
The distance between the block and the plate is adjusted so as to be slightly less than the diameter of the blank, and the result is that the edge of the blank is thickened and its diameter reduced before it escapes from the machine.
The latter was born in the midst of the troubles consequent on the French conquest, Letizia having recently accompanied her husband in several journeys and escapes.
During electrolysis, oxygen is evolved at the anode and escapes from the outer vessel, while the sodium deposited in globules on the cathode floats upwards into the iron cylinder, within which it accumulates, and from which it may be removed at intervals by means of a perforated iron ladle, the fused salt, but not the metal, being able to pass freely through the perforations.
After a year's service he obtained leave to return to England, and after many adventures and narrow escapes in a journey through hostile territory he embarked for Guernsey, and thence for England.
The Gall-bladder may be ruptured by external violence, and if bile escapes from the rent in considerable quantities peritonitis will be set up, whether the bile contains septic germs or not.
When the follicle bursts, as it does in time, the ovum escapes on to the surface of the ovary.
The blood loses its transparency and becomes milky, its volume increases so that the skin cannot hold it, and it escapes through the pores.
The concrete escapes from the bag, which is then drawn up and refilled.
Its defect is that its tragic conclusion does not seem absolutely inevitable, but the characters - especially those of the Grafin Orsina and Marinelli, the prince of Guastalla's chamberlain who weaves the intrigue from which Emilia escapes by death, are powerfully drawn.
When the gas which escapes from the furnace top is used in gas engines it generates about four times as much power as when it is used for raising steam.
In like manner, if the molten iron in the mixer contains manganese, this metal unites with the sulphur present, and the manganese sulphide, insoluble in the iron, slowly rises to the surface, and as it reaches the air, its sulphur oxidizes to sulphurous acid, which escapes.
Of these the first escapes immediately as a gas, and the others unite with iron oxide, lime, or other strong base present to form a molten silicate or silica-phosphate called " cinder " or " slag," which floats on the molten or pasty metal.
It oxidizes the carbon also, which escapes in purple jets of burning carbonic oxide.
Part of the carbon of this spiegeleisen unites with the oxygen occluded in the molten iron to form carbonic oxide, and again a bright flame, greenish with manganese, escapes from the converter.
Hence in the intermittent system most of the heat generated within the furnace escapes from it with the products of combustion.
There is little doubt that it would have been exterminated but for its stock being supplied in autumn by immigration, and for its shy and wary behaviour, especially at the breeding-season, when it becomes almost wholly mute, and thereby often escapes detection.
These are shallow cylindrical troughs containing muddy water in which the diamonds and other heavy minerals (concentrates) are swept to the rim by revolving toothed arms, while the lighter stuff escapes near the centre of the pan.
Undulating well-watered tracts, where the rain escapes freely, yet without washing away the soil, are the most valuable for tea gardens.
In the east a tableland of sandstone, called Saxon Switzerland, from the picturesque outlines into which it has been eroded, adjoins the Erzgebirge; one of its most notable features is the deep ravine by which the Elbe escapes from it.
There, thoughts about God's greatness and man's duty, which are familiar to us from childhood, were all new to the hearers - it is hearers we have to think of in the first instance, not readers - to whom, at the same time, every allusion had a meaning which often escapes our notice.
There he had several hairbreadth escapes, and at last secreted himself among a tribe of Arabs at Ras al-WgdI.
The water from the melted snow forms a small lake at the bottom of the crater, from which it filters through fissures to the heated rocks below and thence escapes as steam or through other fissures to the mineral springs at the mountain's base.
Notwithstanding the strong scent of the otter, he often escapes the hounds, and then a cast has to be made.
From scepticism he escapes by accepting the doctrine of the mystics that God can be apprehended by intuition (intuitio, speculatio), an exalted state of the intellect in which all limitations disappear.
In consequence the fire-gases, when arriving there by the chimney shaft (a), have already a good upward draught, and when circulatung round the muffle are at a lower pressure than the gases within the muffle, so that in case of any cracks being formed, no hydrochloric acid escapes into the fire-flues, but vice versa.
But this was hardly anywhere done to the fullest possible extent, and in those districts where a number of alkali works were located at no great distance from one another, their aggregate escapes of hydrochloric and other acids created an intolerable nuisance.
Moreover it is of a most disagreeable kind, as the waste "still-liquor," containing very much free hydrochloric acid and even some free chlorine, forms a most deleterious impurity when finding its way into drains or watercourses, apart from the intolerable nuisance caused by the escapes of chlorine from the stills and otherwise, which cannot be at all times avoided.
When this takes place in an aqueous solution, the alkaline metal at once reacts with the water, so that a solution of an alkaline hydrate is formed while hydrogen escapes.
The chlorine escapes at the anode, the hydrogen at the cathode.
Nor is it Bacon's method of exclusions, which escapes the imputation of being dialectical, if not that of being unduly cumbrous, in virtue of the cogency of the negative instance.
Built on the left bank of the river where it escapes from the ravines and gorges which for 350 m.
Grendel, though mortally wounded, breaks from the conqueror's grasp, and escapes from the hall.
About the eighth hour after commencement of development the membrane ruptures and the oval embryo escapes, swimming by means of its flagella at the surface of the sea for another twenty-four hours, during which the principal organs are laid down, although the mouth does not open until the close of this period.
In some of the smaller basins it sometimes happens that, when the excess of carbonate acid escapes rapidly, there is formed, besides the crystal bed below, a film above, shot like a sheet of ice across the surface.
The ammonia may be oxidized to nitrites and nitrates, and then pass into the higher plants and be worked up into proteids, and so be handed on to animals, eventually to be broken down by bacterial action again to ammonia; or the nitrates may be degraded to nitrites and even to free nitrogen or ammonia, which escapes.
As the Barada escapes from the mountains through a narrow gorge, its waters spread out fan-like, in canals or "rivers," the name of one of which, Nahr Banias, retains a trace of Abana.
The dialogue is so spontaneous a mode of expressing and noting down the undulations of human thought that it almost escapes analysis.
Finally the plumule escapes, its leaves successively breaking through at the tip of the germ-sheath.
At the south-east corner the rim of the crater is, as it were, breached by a deep crevasse through which the Abai escapes, and here develops a great semicircular bend like that of the Takazze, but in the reverse direction - east, south and north-west - down to the plains of Sennar, where it takes the name of Bahr-el-Azrak or Blue Nile.
In 1685, the Bengal factors, driven to extremity by the oppression of the Mogul governors, threw down the gauntlet; and after various successes and hairbreadth escapes, purchased from the grandson of Aurangzeb, in 1696, the villages which have since grown up into Calcutta, the metropolis of India.
Murders, combats, escapes and outrages of all kinds are provided; and the language makes The Rehearsal no burlesque.
One of the heroines rescues herself from a ravisher by blinding him with a hair-pin, and as she escapes the seducer apostrophizes the blood which trickles from his eye, and the weapon which has wounded it, in a speech forty verses long.
Here the reactions sketched above take place, so that "chamber-acid" as already described is formed, while a mixture of gases escapes containing all the atmospheric nitrogen, some oxygen in excess, about 0.5% of the total S02, and some oxides of nitrogen.
Inclined, , 584 Horizontal „ 570 Of the existing forms of vertical retort it remains a matter to be decided whether the coal should be charged in bulk to the retort or whether it should be introduced in small quantities at regular and short intervals; by this latter means (the characteristic feature of the Settle-Padfield process) a continuous layer of coal is in process of carbcnization on the top, whilst the gas escapes without contact with the mass of red-hot coke, a considerable increase in volume and value in the gas and a much denser coke being the result.
Indolence in every age escapes difficulties by shirking them, but the schoolmen's activity raised innumerable awkward questions.
The principal of these were called Upper and Lower Thessaly, the former comprising the western and south-western part, which contains the higher course of the Peneius and all those of its tributaries that flow from the south - the Enipeus, the Apidanus, the Onochonus and the Pamisus; while the latter, which reaches eastward to the foot of Ossa and Pelion, is inundated in parts at certain seasons of the year by the Peneius, the flood-water from which forms the lake Nessonis, and, when that is full, escapes again and pours itself into the lake of Boebe.
The Danube after leaving Donaueschingen flows south-east in the direction of Lake Constance, and below Immendingen a considerable quantity of its waters escapes through subterranean fissures to the river Ach in the Rhine basin.
In the following year he had two narrow escapes from drowning.
The tank is filled with water, which is kept in agitation by means of a reciprocating paddle or piston; in this way the air escapes, and with proper care a block of great transparency is produced.
It has been thought by Macaulay and others that Ferguson led the English government to believe that he was a spy in their interests, and that his frequent escapes from justice were due to official connivance.
The Humaritt escapes, and Najica and the CRI team have to find this android before disaster ensues!
Sometimes the annulus of the disk is completely torn and nuclear material escapes into the spinal canal.
When the detective is attacked by cannibals, McCabe escapes back to the trading outpost where he falls in with Rymer.
Nor is it clear how he escapes the familiar chicken and egg conundrum involved in assuming that language is learned from others.
It remains to be seen which one escapes the therapist's couch first.
True to form James Bond also escapes by running across the heads of the very hungry crocodiles.
Not a pebble of the ground, to the foliage of the highest branches, escapes the insatiable curiosity of this vigilant settler.
In the macro body, the backslash escapes described above are expanded.
Print a summary of tilde escapes, paged through the command specified by the PAGER variable.
Hotels in some countries may be built to poor standards and have inadequate fire escapes.
Racist attacker after September 11 escapes 01-05-2002 A MAN who went on a racist wrecking spree just days after September 11 has escaped jail.
Colin Plant informs me that he has actually visited the Cambridgeshire establishment and has noted many escapes of migratory locusts in the surrounding hedgerows.
We also offer fully modular steps, ideal for fire escapes.
At the instigation of one of his brothers he is thrown into prison, escapes and is declared an outlaw.
Moisture in the board escapes through either thin copper plating or voids in the plating.
His escapes were real and certified by police officers and military personnel, because he used real straitjackets, handcuffs, chains and locks.
Caractacus escapes into the Welsh borders and fights the Romans using guerilla tactics.
From a welfare point of view, the fox is either killed or it escapes completely unscathed.
A good case for the examination of the question as to whether blood enters the pericardium of Lamellibranchs, or escapes from the foot, or by the renal organs when the animal suddenly contracts, is furnished by the Ceratisolen legumen, which has red blood-corpuscles.
Radon gas easily escapes from water once the water is exposed to air.
However, water vapor also escapes when stomata are open and plants must therefore control stomatal opening to prevent excess water loss.
He escapes into the eternal verities of mathematical equations as a means of avoiding the messy temporality of human life.
All tilde escapes must be in the first position on a line.
Her perfect man escapes to a torrid affair in the city.
The amount of water that escapes from plants through transpiration is clearly miniscule compared to the volume of water evaporating from oceans.
Much of the cool air that is used in the summer and the hot air used in the winter escapes through the windows.
To prevent future escapes, make sure your fences and gates are secure at all times.
You should also be aware that chickens can fly and so you have to keep their wings clipped to help prevent escapes.
And while there are tools in place so that much of the methane can be contained, at least 25 percent still escapes into the atmosphere.
Each time humans add fertilizer to soil, nitrogen oxide escapes into the atmosphere.
Carbon dioxide escapes into the atmosphere when fossil fuels, such as oil and coal, burn.
These rooms are private retreats, personal oases, escapes from the outside world.
The story begins in the spring of 1994, when Daniel Spiegelman dismantles a wall in Columbia University's Butler Library, steals books and then escapes to Europe with roughly $1.8 million in rare books, letters and manuscripts.
Even if a user escapes cancer, he/she is at risk for tooth decay and gum disease.
You may view old movies from the 1940s and 1950s and wonder why a face looks so familiar, but the name escapes you.
It's a basic fact that much of a person's body heat escapes through his head.
With courtesy and cooperation from all dog owners, off leash areas will continue to flourish across the country, providing relaxing escapes for both pets and their owners.
Many owners are required to have insurance against injury to people if the animal escapes or attacks.
Much of the heat created by the burning wood escapes up the chimney, even with fireplaces that have blowers on the side.
Very little of the heated air actually escapes through the chimney, as is the normal situation with traditional fireplaces.
A breathable fabric allows air to pass through while sweat escapes.
Many seniors enjoy the programs offered by Classic Escapes.
Classic Escapes offers a free catalog or video enumerating various trips.
The StarSpeeder 3000 finally escapes and takes the passenger back to their starting point.
These include something like 500 to 600 geysers and thousands of hot springs, mud pots, and fumaroles (vents where steam escapes from underground).
Effusion is the collection of fluid that escapes from blood vessels or the lymphatic system.
If the family lives in an apartment building, the parent should point out emergency exits or fire escapes and leave candles and flashlight handy in case of a possible power failure.
Considering that heat escapes from your head in the water, many experts recommend that you wear a hood in very cold temperatures.
A lot of heat escapes through the head and even on a warm day, it's good to cover the head after getting out of the water, especially if sunblock can't be reapplied at once.
In the summertime, the hot air rises through the house and escapes through the attic vents.
Snow White, star of Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, escapes from the wicked Queen by hiding in a house filled with seven dwarfs.
A young boy who kills, is committed and escapes, Meyers has a psychotic fear and evil behind the mask that he wears with such pride.
Instead, Michael escapes by killing the truck driver and another employee.
She escapes into an alternate reality where she plans her escape.
Halloween (1978) - Fifteen years after killing his older sister, Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and goes after teenagers from his own town.
Adolfo escapes from prison and troes tp set the record straight.
When Michael nearly escapes with Julia, Victor and Michael brawl, injuring Julia in the process.
When Bill sets out to double-cross Eric and bury him in cement, Eric escapes and reveals Bill's lies to Sookie.
These picturesque hills and adjacent lakes are the site of the fabulous "summer camps," built by late 19th century New York industrialists as escapes from the city.
San Diego offers a variety of fun and educational spring break escapes, from Balboa Park and Sea World to the world-renown San Diego Zoo.
Wide-legged pants allow the heat to escape off the surface of your skin, and the heat escapes both through the material of the pants, as well as out the bottoms of the pant legs.
Obesity may lead to regular bouts of heartburn or acid indigestion when stomach acid escapes into the esophagus from the valve at the top of the stomach.
Klaatu is disturbed by the warlike nature of the humans and escapes the hospital disguised as Major Carpenter.
Lyra escapes through a hole in the barrier between worlds cut by her father (whom she thought was her guardian), and the stage is set for book 2.
Soon Max escapes from Lynch's computer system and has free run of the computer and television systems of Network 23, where he routinely preempts regular programming to present his own side of things.
Lando, amoral but not evil, escapes the Imperials with Leia in the Millenium Falcon.
The monster escapes, vowing to immolate himself on Victor's funeral pyre.
Jones is chased by South American aborigines, escapes death by blowdart, springs numerous lethal deathtraps and steals a horse to chase a truck convoy.
When captured by a guard Eragon escapes from jail and finds an elf that is very rare, as elves have hidden themselves for hundreds of years and none have been captured before.
It escapes with Admiral William Adama at the helm.
For example, in Stolen, when Elena escapes her captors, she meets up with her friends, they lie low at a hotel in Canada and plot their retaliation.