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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. captivity: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. captivity, the Captivity: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. captivity: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. captivity: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. captivity: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. captivity: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Captivity, captivity: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. captivity: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. captivity: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. captivity: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. captivity: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. captivity: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Captivity, captivity: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. captivity: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. captivity: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Captivity (animal), Captivity (film), Captivity: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Captivity: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. captivity: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. captivity: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Captivity: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. captivity: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. captivity: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. captivity: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. captivity: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. captivity: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. captivity: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. captivity: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. captivity: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Captivity: Easton Bible [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (captivity)

noun:  the state of being imprisoned ("He was held in captivity until he died")
noun:  the state of being a slave ("So every bondman in his own hand bears the power to cancel his captivity--Shakespeare")

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