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Synonyms for captiveˈkæp tɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. prisoner, captive(noun)

    a person who is confined; especially a prisoner of war

    Synonyms:
    prisoner, captive

    Antonyms:
    free, inattentive

  2. captive(noun)

    an animal that is confined

    Synonyms:
    prisoner

    Antonyms:
    free, inattentive

  3. captive(adj)

    a person held in the grip of a strong emotion or passion

    Synonyms:
    prisoner

    Antonyms:
    inattentive, free

  4. captive, confined, imprisoned, jailed(adj)

    being in captivity

    Synonyms:
    captive, engrossed, absorbed, enwrapped, confined, wrapped, jailed, imprisoned, intent

    Antonyms:
    free, inattentive

  5. captive, absorbed, engrossed, enwrapped, intent, wrapped(adj)

    giving or marked by complete attention to

    "that engrossed look or rapt delight"; "then wrapped in dreams"; "so intent on this fantastic...narrative that she hardly stirred"- Walter de la Mare; "rapt with wonder"; "wrapped in thought"

    Synonyms:
    clothed, cloaked, captive, engrossed, mantled, absorbed, enwrapped, confined, wrapped, jailed, imprisoned, intent, draped

    Antonyms:
    inattentive, free

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. captive(n.)

    Synonyms:
    prisoner

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

prisoner, captured

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. CAPTIVE

    Synonyms:
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