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Definitions of captive:

part of speech: adjective

Taken or kept a prisoner in war: charmed or subdued by any thing.

part of speech: adjective

Made prisoner in war.

part of speech: noun

CAPTIVITY.

part of speech: verb transitive

To take captive: to capture.

part of speech: adjective

Made prisoner; held in bondage.

part of speech: noun

A prisoner taken in war; one who is charmed by beauty or enslaved by love.

part of speech: noun

One who is taken prisoner, especially one so taken in war.

part of speech: noun

One taken: a prisoner of war: one kept in bondage.

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