Translation of "capture" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈkæp·tʃər/ us /ˈkæp·tʃər/ present participle capturing, past tense and past participle captured

to catch someone and make them your prisoner

Two soldiers were captured by the enemy.

to show or describe something successfully using words or pictures

The painting captures the beauty of the landscape.

to record someone or something on camera, film, etc.

The footballer was captured on camera swearing at the referee.

(Translation of “capture” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)