Part of speech:
A provision in an agreement or regulation giving a party or beneficiary the benefit of an increase in payment, or an excuse from payment of an additional amount, where some specified change in financial conditions occurs, such as an increase in cost of living.
An emergency exit in a vehicle, aircraft, ship, or similar structure.
Fine print is defined as small text in contracts and advertisements which is often purposefully small in order to conceal or hide information.
The definition of a loophole is a very thin opening in a wall, or a way of getting around or out of doing something.
A clause in a law indicating that, in the event that some part of the law is declared invalid by a court, the remaining valid portion will still be enforceable.
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Find another word for escape-clause. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for escape-clause, like: clause, escalator clause, escape-hatch, escapeway, fine print, hole to creep out of, loophole, saving clause, technicality, way of escape and way-out.