hostage crisis

noun

Definition of hostage crisis

: a situation in which someone is holding people as hostages

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“Hostage crisis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hostage%20crisis. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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