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captures

verb
present tense third-person singular of capture

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to receive as return for effort
  • the movie's producers captured several awards for their work

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2 to take physical control or possession of (something) suddenly or forcibly
  • captured the cat just as it was about to escape out the front door

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captures

noun
plural of capture

Synonyms & Antonyms of captures (Entry 2 of 2)

one that has been taken and held in confinement
  • a Spanish treasure ship was the most valuable capture ever taken by that privateer

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“Captures.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/captures. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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