Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Runaway"

The meaning of "Runaway" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does runaway mean?
A:

A person who leaves his/her home without telling anyone (usually parents) and lives on the streets or moving from one place to another. Usually refers to teenagers and young adults.
Q: What does runaway mean?
A: Typically it is a child who leaves home to live on his own before he is old enough to legally do so and without his parents permission.
Q: What does runaway mean?
A: someone who ran away from somewhere

Synonyms of "Runaway" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between runaway and breakaway ?
A: Break away is escaping from something that ties or bind you, whether literally or figuratively.

I want to break away from these chains.

Run away is escaping too, but feels like getting far is the main nuance.

I want to run away from home.

Runaway and breakaway are nouns corresponding to people who did those actions.

He is a runaway. (maybe from a prison)
Q: What is the difference between runaway and run away ?
A: Thanks, could you please give some examples with runaway?
Q: What is the difference between a runaway and a fugitive ?
A: a runaway could be a child who is running away from home while a fugitive is someone who is hiding from the police or running from the police
Q: What is the difference between runaway and escape and getaway and take a run ?
A: Runaway=running away from any place/situation.
escape=getting out of a place you were trapped/unable to leave

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