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captives

noun
plural of captive

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one that has been taken and held in confinement
  • the captives in the concentration camp had devised a daring plan of escape

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“Captives.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/captives. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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