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Adjective
Captured and held as a convict or prisoner
“Did the agents who continued interrogating the captured suspect without a lawyer for him present violate the suspect's constitutional rights?”
Adjective
Having been overcome and taken control of by military force
Adjective
Gained by personal exertion
Adjective
Subjected to kidnapping
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Caught in a trap
Verb
To have captured by force
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“After months of pursuit, detectives would finally capture their fugitive.”
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Captured and held as a convict or prisoner
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“Richard then made the mistake of an arrogant man and attempted an uprising, hoping to capture the king and make him see sense.”
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(of an object) Past tense for to come into possession of, especially through effort
“Our team would capture the trophy for landing the largest fish.”
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(of land) Past tense for to occupy or take control of, especially through force
“Forces would capture the small town after some resistance by the local army.”
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Past tense for to epitomize or report something, especially by expressing it as a brief summary
“Today's news capture the mood of the nation.”
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Past tense for to engross or hold the attention of
“Her inspirational story would capture the imagination of the entire country.”
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