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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.”
Mentally enchanted, held
Being at the mercy of
A person who has been taken prisoner or an animal that has been confined
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“Woomera is the perfect place for a prison camp; even if its captives escape, they won't be able to get far.”
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
A person whose affection or favour has been won
A person consigned to drudge work
Captured and held as a convict or prisoner
“Cars combined with suburbs, superhighways, and longer commutes gave radio a vast captive audience.”
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