FLIGHT By N., Sam M.S. - May 11, 2013 1. Locomotion where some animals and birds become airborne. There is active flight, gliding and hovering. It is used to escape from danger, find food and to migrate. 2. The rapid departure from danger. FLIGHT: "Flight is the escape from danger." Related Psychology Terms MIGRATION BEHAVIOR FLIGHT FROM REALITY FOOD CACHING CAMOUFLAGE MIGRATORY RESTLESSNESS SELFISH HERD NATUROPATHY DISPERSAL FLIGHT INTO REALITY ANIMAL COOPERATION Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FLIGHT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/flight/ (accessed October 22, 2021).