The hard-pressed countries of the eurozone have an escape hatch: They can quit the euro currency.
The escape hatch for the administration may be to run down the clock.
Mami—this is one of the conventional parts of the story—did stress education, and Sonia knew it was her escape hatch.
Stuck between two unpopular options on a controversial oil pipeline, President Obama finds an escape hatch.
He motioned the others to stand back and began opening the dogs which secured the escape hatch.
The light over the escape hatch indicated that someone had gone out.
Rip smashed at the escape hatch above his head, grabbed propulsion tubes from the rack, and called, "Now!"
Winter staggered to the escape hatch and stood by it, waiting for the others.
Gerry asked as McTavish's red bearded face came up through an escape hatch.