- Fled is defined as that you ran away from something, especially something dangerous or undesirable.
When you ran away from a country that was at war, this is an example of a situation where you fled the country.
fled definition by Webster's New World
fled definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Variant of flee
- to run away or escape from danger, pursuit, unpleasantness, etc.
- to pass away swiftly; vanish: night had fled
- to move rapidly; go swiftly
Origin: Middle English fleen ; from Old English fleon: see flow
- fleer noun