Synonyms of fugitive in English:

fugitive


See definition of fugitive

noun

1‘he is a hunted fugitive’

SYNONYMS

escapee, escaper, runaway, deserter, refugee, renegade, absconder

archaic runagate


adjective

1‘a fugitive criminal’

SYNONYMS

escaped, escaping, runaway, fleeing, deserting

on the loose, at large, wanted

informal AWOL, on the run

North American informal on the lam

2‘ours is a fugitive life’

SYNONYMS

fleeting, transient, transitory, ephemeral, evanescent, flitting, flying, fading, momentary, short-lived, short, brief, passing, impermanent, fly-by-night, here today and gone tomorrow

literary fugacious

ANTONYMS

permanent, long-lasting