Definition of Captive. Meaning of Captive. Synonyms of Captive

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Definition of Captive

Captive
Captive Cap"tive, n. [L. captivus, fr. capere to take: cf. F. captif. See Caitiff.] 1. A prisoner taken by force or stratagem, esp., by an enemy, in war; one kept in bondage or in the power of another. Then, when I am thy captive, talk of chains. --Milton. 2. One charmed or subdued by beaty, excellence, or affection; one who is captivated.
Captive
Captive Cap"tive, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Captived; p. pr. & vb. n. Captiving.] To take prisoner; to capture. Their inhabitans slaughtered and captived. --Burke.

Meaning of Captive from wikipedia

- Captive or Captives may refer to: Captive (1980 film), a 1980 sci-fi film, starring Cameron Mitc**** and David Ladd Captive (1986 film), a 1986 British-French...
- Captive State is a 2019 American science fiction crime thriller film directed by Rupert Wyatt and co-written by Wyatt and Erica Beeney. The film stars...
- A subsidiary, subsidiary company or daughter company is a company that is owned or controlled by another company, which is called the parent company, parent...
- A captive bolt pistol or gun (also variously known as a cattle gun, stunbolt gun, bolt gun, or stunner) is a device used for stunning animals prior to...
- A captive portal is a web page accessed with a web browser that is displa**** to newly connected users of a Wi-Fi network before they are granted broader...
- Captives is a 1994 British romantic crime drama film directed by Angela Pope and written by Dublin screenwriter Frank Deasy. It stars Julia Ormond, Tim...
- The Captive may refer to: The Captive (1915 film), a 1915 drama film directed by Cecil B. DeMille The Captive, the English title of La Prisonnière, a...
- The Captive, formerly Queen of the Night and Captives, is a 2014 Canadian thriller film directed by Atom Egoyan with a script he co-wrote with David Fraser...
- Captive insurance is an alternative to self-insurance in which a parent group or groups create a licensed insurance company to provide coverage for itself...
- species, carrying it to term. It has been carried out for the Spanish ibex. Captive po****tions are subject to problems such as inbreeding depression, loss...
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