754. Prisoner.

754. Prisoner.NOUN. prisoner, prisoner of war, POW, captive, inmate, detainee, hostage, abductee, détenu [Fr.], close prisoner.

jail-bird, ticket of leave man, chevronné {a veteran campaigner, actor} [Fr.].

VERB. stand committed; be imprisoned &c. 751.

take prisoner, take hostage (capture) 789.

ADJ. imprisoned &c. 751; in prison, in quod [Lat.], in durance vile, in limbo, in custody, doing time, in charge, in chains; under lock and key, under hatches; on parole; detained at his Majesty’s pleasure.


Roget’s Thesaurus 1911. Compiled, edited and supplemented by Nicholas Shea. Dev version 1.7.9b Compiled on: 19 January 2022 at 05:16:38
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