What is another word for captive?

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[ kˈaptɪv], [ kˈaptɪv], [ k_ˈa_p_t_ɪ_v]

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Captive is the ultimate term for something that is held against its will. Sometimes this means that the object is held in captivity within a prison, while other times the captive may be held in captivity within a barrier such as a fence. Captive animals may be held in zoos, while captive humans are held within correctional facilities. Captives are also commonly used in video games to signify a player character who is not controlled by the player.

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