Part of speech:
The definition of an escapist is someone who escapes from reality and retreats into fantasy.
The definition of a fugitive is a person who is on the run or who has escaped from something such as the law or danger and is in hiding.
(Person) (born Ehrich Weiss) 1874-1926; U.S. stage magician & escape artist
Escaping or having escaped restraint, captivity, or control:
Find another word for escape-artist. In this page you can discover 8 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for escape-artist, like: escapologist, escaper, escapist, evader, fugitive, houdini, runaway and escapee.