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Captured Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Capture \Cap"ture\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Captured; p. pr. & vb. n. Capturing.] To seize or take possession of by force, surprise, or stratagem; to overcome and hold; to secure by effort. Her heart is like some fortress that has been captured. --W. Ivring.
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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Captured'

  • Captured: captured. Captured may refer to: Captured (Journey album), a 1981 live album by the American rock band Journey. Captured , Rockwell 's 1985 ...
  • Captured!: image Captured-1933. jpg | image_size | caption Film ... Captured! is a 1933 film about World War I prisoners of war in a German camp. ...

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'Captured' in famous quotation sentence

* These young Americans sent a message to terrorists everywhere ... You can run but you can't hide. (On US pilots who captured four terrorists) - Ronald Reagan

* This--this was what made life a moment of quiet, the water falling in the fountain, the girl's voice...a moment of captured beauty. He who is truly wise will never permit such moments to escape. - Roger Bannister

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Captured Sample Sentences in News

  • Boko Haram kill scores in captured Nigeria town
    Boko Haram gunmen have killed scores of residents in a Nigerian town on the border with Cameroon that they captured in recent raids, witnesses told AFP on Saturday. The militants seized Gamboru Ngala earlier this week after taking over military and police facilities in a fierce gun battle which forced thousands of residents across the border into Cameroon. The res Read more on this news related to 'Captured'
  • Ukraine and Russia in troop exchange
    Ten captured Russian paratroopers and 63 Ukrainian soldiers have been exchanged following negotiations, Russian media report. Read more on this news related to 'Captured'
  • Fiji says captured peacekeepers moved from UN territory
    Fiji military officials confirmed Saturday they no longer know the whereabouts of 44 peacekeepers captured by Al-Qaeda-linked Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights. The Fijians were captured on Wednesday when armed Syrian rebels linked to the Al-Qaeda affiliate Al-Nusra Front, stormed a Golan Heights crossing. The soldiers are serving in the UN Disengagement Observer Read more on this news related to 'Captured'

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