Übersetzung von “captive” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

captive

adjective captive /ˈkæptɪv/
held as a prisoner, in cage etc.
captif/-ive , prisonnier/-ière

taken captive by insurgents
retenu prisonnier par les insurgés

a captive bird
un oiseau captif
captive audience
people forced to pay attention to sth
public masculine captif

Subway advertising has a captive audience.
La publicité dans le métro a un public captif.

captive

noun countable captive /ˈkæptɪv/
=prisoner sb kept by force in a place
captif/-ive masculine-feminine , prisonnier/-ière masculine-feminine

(Übersetzung von “captive” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

captive

noun /ˈkӕptiv/

a prisoner

captif/-ive
Two of the captives escaped.
captivity noun

a state of being a prisoner, caged etc

captivité
animals in captivity in a zoo.
captor noun

a person who captures someone

ravisseur/-euse
He managed to escape from his captors.
capture /-tʃə/ verb

to take by force, skill etc

capturer
The soldiers captured the castle
Several animals were captured.

to take possession of (a person’s attention etc)

captiver
The story captured his imagination.

captive

noun

something caught

capture
A kangaroo was his most recent capture.

(Übersetzung von “captive” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)