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captive

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of captive

  1. taken and held prisoner the captive soldiers were treated humanely by the guards Synonyms of captive apprehended, arrested, captured, caught, confined, imprisoned, incarcerated, interned, jailed Words Related to captive bound, enslaved, indentured; ensnared, trapped; abducted, kidnapped (also kidnaped); subdued, subjugated; occupied Phrases behind bars Near Antonyms of captive unconfined, unrestrained; delivered, emancipated, enfranchised, freed, liberated, paroled, released Antonyms of captive free


captive

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of captive

  1. one that has been taken and held in confinement the captives in the concentration camp had devised a daring plan of escape Synonyms of captive capture, internee, prisoner Words Related to captive coprisoner; convict, jailbird; arrestee; abductee, kidnappee (or kidnapee) Near Antonyms of captive custodian, guard, guardian, jailer (also jailor), keeper, marshal (also marshall), warden; abductor, kidnapper (also kidnaper) Antonyms of captive captor


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