Synonyms of runaway in English:

runaway


See definition of runaway

noun

1‘a 16-year-old runaway’

SYNONYMS

fugitive, escaper, escapee

refugee

truant

absconder, deserter

archaic runagate


adjective

1‘a runaway horse’

SYNONYMS

out of control, escaped, loose, on the loose

riderless

2‘a runaway 6–3 victory’

SYNONYMS

easy, effortless

informal as easy as pie

3‘prices were heavily increased by runaway inflation’

SYNONYMS

rampant, out of control, uncontrolled, unchecked, unbridled, unsuppressed

ANTONYMS

controlled