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Adjective
Imprisoned or confined
“The Western Plains Zoo is now a leading centre for conservation of large mammals from all over the world as well as running captive breeding programs for Australian native birds and animals.”
Adjective
Mentally enchanted, held
Adjective
Being at the mercy of
Adjective
Engrossed
Noun
A person who has been taken prisoner or an animal that has been confined
“Woomera is the perfect place for a prison camp; even if its captives escape, they won't be able to get far.”
Noun
A person given as a pledge or security for the performance of the conditions of a treaty or stipulations of any kind, on the performance of which the person is to be released
Noun
A person whose affection or favour has been won
Noun
A person who does very hard or dull work
Noun
A person found guilty of a criminal offence and serving a sentence of imprisonment
Verb
Taken and held prisoner
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