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ransoms

verb
present tense third-person singular of ransom

Synonyms of ransoms

(Entry 1 of 2)

to free from captivity or punishment by paying a price
  • the prince emptied the treasury to ransom his son from the kidnappers

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ransoms

noun
plural of ransom

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“Ransoms.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ransoms. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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