Übersetzung von “ransom” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

ransom

noun countable-uncountableransom /ˈrænsəm/
an amount of money demanded for the release of a hostage or prisoner
rançon feminine

to demand a ransom
exiger une rançon

a ransom note
une demande de rançon

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

ransom

noun /ˈrӕnsəm/

a sum of money etc paid for the freeing of a prisoner

rançon
They paid a ransom of $40,000
(also adjective) They paid $40,000 in ransom money.
hold to ransom

to keep (a person) as a prisoner until a sum of money etc is paid for his or her release

rançonner
The kidnappers have been holding him ransom for over a week now.

ransom

verb

to keep (a person) as a prisoner until a sum of money etc is paid for his release.

mettre à rançon

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