cautivo
adjective
1. (confined) 
La tribu mantuvo al hombre cautivo en una jaula varios días.The tribe kept the man imprisoned in a cage for several days.
b. captive 
El agente encontró a cien lagartijas cautivas hacinadas en un tanque.The officer found a hundred lizards packed together in a tank.
masculine or feminine noun
2. (imprisoned person) 
a. captive 
La cautiva escribió un libro sobre su desgarrador secuestro.The captive wrote a book about her heartrending kidnapping.
b. prisoner 
Los cautivos salieron corriendo cuando las guardias se distrajeron.The prisoners ran out when the guards were distracted.
cautivo
Noun
1. (general) 
a. captive 
cautivoa cautiva
adjective
captive
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