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hostage /ˈhɒstɪdʒ $ ˈhɑː-/ noun [countable]

ضامن ، گروگان ، شخص گروی ، (م.م). وثیقه ، قانون ـ فقه: گروگان ، علوم نظامی: گروگان
Synonyms: prisoner, captive, pawn
Related Words: guaranty, security, surety
English Thesaurus: prisoner, convict, inmate, captive, prisoner of war, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

hostage /ˈhɒstɪdʒ $ ˈhɑː-/ noun [countable]
[Date: 1200-1300; Language: Old French; Origin: hoste; host1]

1. someone who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands ⇒ kidnap:
The group are holding two tourists hostage (=keeping them as hostages).
a family taken hostage at gunpoint

2. be (a) hostage to something to be influenced and controlled by something, so that you are not free to do what you want:
Our country must not be held hostage to our past.

3. a hostage to fortune something that you have promised to do that may cause you problems in the future

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

VERB + HOSTAGE hold (sb) Eight people were held hostage for four months.
seize, take (sb) The gunmen took 24 hostages.
free, release, set free diplomatic efforts to get the hostages released

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

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